Tag: Civil Society

 

New role for the EU and the Baltic States in supporting civil society in Eastern Partnership countries and Central AsiaNew role for the EU and the Baltic States in supporting civil society in Eastern Partnership countries and Central Asia

January 6, 2016

The Baltic States should make a more concerted and confident bid for developing and leading new EU initiatives and instruments for supporting civil society in the Eastern Partnership countries and Central Asia, according to this PROVIDUS Centre for Public Policy brief.

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Journal of Regional Security Vol. 9, No. 1Journal of Regional Security Vol. 9, No. 1

January 19, 2015

The latest edition of the Journal of Regional Security offers analysis on the problems of security governance in Africa, new and emerging structures in the defense sector in Southeastern Europe, and the role of civil society in constituting legitimacy in the process of police reform.

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Inside Ukraine No. 22Inside Ukraine No. 22

August 1, 2014

Civil society is experiencing a boom of activity in Ukraine, but a lack of coordination among different civic initiatives undermines their chances of influencing the political process, according to an analysis in the International Centre for Policy Studies’ newest edition of Inside Ukraine.

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Russian analysts release policy papers for IPA fellowship programRussian analysts release policy papers for IPA fellowship program

July 15, 2014

Five Russian analysts who took part in an Institute of Public Affairs fellowship program have released policy papers written to complete their fellowships.

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Who guards the guardians?Who guards the guardians?

January 13, 2014

This Forum 2015 paper aims to summarize key elements, based on universal principles and practices, for analysing the accountability of the civil society sector in Kosovo.

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Civil Society and EU accession – Moving beyond the “box-ticking” practiceCivil Society and EU accession – Moving beyond the “box-ticking” practice

October 21, 2013

The process of transforming civil society involvement in decision-making and EU accession into a meaningful mechanism that serves to improve capacities of societal actors and citizen driven reforms does not seem yet to reflect on past mistakes, according to this IDM policy brief.

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Democratization and Civil Society Development in Taiwan: Some Lessons for Central Europe Democratization and Civil Society Development in Taiwan: Some Lessons for Central Europe

August 16, 2013

This Institute for Public Affairs report looks at Taiwan’s transition from authoritarianism to democracy, with an emphasis on the role played by civil society.

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