Publications

Moldova’s success storyMoldova’s success story

May 18, 2015

The study of the impact one year after Moldova was granted visa-free status in the European Union shows that visa liberalisation does not represent a danger to the union, if the conditions set by the EU are followed, according to this analysis that was co-written by Leonid Litra of the Institute of World Policy.

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OSCE ‘BIS’: A New European Security Initiative OSCE ‘BIS’: A New European Security Initiative

May 15, 2015

Europe’s security infrastructure is failing, and a new soft security organization, an ‘OSCE BIS’, should be established, according to this analysis by Jan Piekło, director of the Polish-Ukrainian Cooperation Foundation.

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EU vs. Orbán - Fighting for Democracy within the EUEU vs. Orbán – Fighting for Democracy within the EU

May 14, 2015

The legal mechanisms available to the European Union that could be used to defend democratic principles in Hungary are ineffective without unity on the EU side and the political will to address the issue, according to this EUROPEAM Institute for European Policy analysis.

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Aiming for the stars: An ambitious Czech cybersecurity approachAiming for the stars: An ambitious Czech cybersecurity approach

May 13, 2015

While the Czech government’s newly stated goal of becoming a leader in regional cybersecurity is laudable, this goal may too ambitious given the strong competition in the field, according to this Association for International Affairs briefing paper.

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Sharing Experience of Visegrad Countries’ EU Economic Integration and Georgia’s Successful Institutional Reforms for Albania and KosovoSharing Experience of Visegrad Countries’ EU Economic Integration and Georgia’s Successful Institutional Reforms for Albania and Kosovo

May 11, 2015

Two PASOS-affiliated analysts contributed to this report on Albania’s and Kosovo’s EU integration efforts, and how they relate to the lessons learned in the Visegrad countries during their EU integration processes.

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Policy Brief: Advocacy for Open GovernmentPolicy Brief: Advocacy for Open Government

May 8, 2015

The purpose of this Centre for Democracy and Human Rights paper is to analyse trends in public perceptions of open government, notably of accountability and transparency of public institutions in Montenegro.

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'Vulnerability of Roma' in Policy Discourse on Combatting Trafficking in Human Beings in Serbia: Perspectives of the National Policy Actors‘Vulnerability of Roma’ in Policy Discourse on Combatting Trafficking in Human Beings in Serbia: Perspectives of the National Policy Actors

May 7, 2015

This Center for Policy Studies paper presents the results of research on national anti-trafficking policy actors’ discourses on ‘vulnerability of Roma’ to trafficking in human beings in Serbia.

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