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Institut Alternativa joins boycott against Montenegrin government's NGO councilInstitut Alternativa joins boycott against Montenegrin government’s NGO council

September 13, 2016

Institut Alternativa has joined 10 other Montenegrin NGOs have boycotted a meeting of the government’s NGO council, charging it has undermined the work of the civil society groups that are members of the council.

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IPA joins project on populism in European politicsIPA joins project on populism in European politics

September 12, 2016

The Institute of Public Affairs has joined an international consortium of think tanks working on a project to map and analyze the rise of populism in European politics.

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IDIS report: Moldovan public procurement has low level of transparency and competitivenessIDIS report: Moldovan public procurement has low level of transparency and competitiveness

September 11, 2016

Moldova’s public procurement system is hampered by a low degree of transparency, competitiveness, and compliance with the state’s legal and institutional framework, according to an IDIS report produced in connection with a PASOS project.

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Krista Baumane named director of PROVIDUSKrista Baumane named director of PROVIDUS

September 2, 2016

Krista Baumane, a founding member of the PROVIDUS Centre for Public Policy in Latvia, has been named the think tank’s new director.

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Report on AMO news and activitiesReport on AMO news and activities

September 1, 2016

This summary of news from the Association of International Affairs (AMO) includes an analysis of the Czech diplomatic corps, policy papers on Brexit, and reports on other AMO activities.

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PASOS project awards grant to boost public participation in policymaking in Albanian cityPASOS project awards grant to boost public participation in policymaking in Albanian city

August 30, 2016

An Albanian NGO’s proposal for a campaign to increase public awareness of open government and to boost participation in policymaking in the municipality of Kuk√ęs, Albania, has been awarded a PASOS project grant to fund the effort.

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Advocacy for Open Government grant awarded to BiH NGO supporting whistleblowersAdvocacy for Open Government grant awarded to BiH NGO supporting whistleblowers

August 26, 2016

Aided by the award of a PASOS grant, an NGO in Bosnia and Herzegovina has launched a program to support the efforts of those who expose official corruption.

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