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Vita Tērauda, who was the chair of the first PASOS Board of Directors, has been named the Executive Director of the network of think tanks. Tērauda will be taking over from Jeff Lovitt, who has stepped down after 10 years as the network’s first executive director.
The “Uluchay” Social-Economic Innovation Center, a think tank based in Sheki, Azerbaijan, has joined the PASOS network of policy centers.
Three experts from PASOS-affiliated organizations will be participating on panels at the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Conference in Riga May 20-21.
The EU needs to focus its attention on relations with those Eastern Partner countries that are willing to cooperate more closely and who truly wish to integrate with the Union, politically, economically and socially, according to a PASOS analysis presented to members of the European Parliament.
The level of Internet freedom is high in the Visegrad Four, but there are big differences in terms of rights of freedom of expression, level of surveillance of online activity by police and intelligence agencies, and how the Internet is governed, according to a PASOS project report.
The percentage of Czechs who say joining the EU has brought more losses than benefits outnumbers those who say EU membership has made things better, according to the results of a public-opinion survey conducted as part of a PASOS project.
The 2012-2013 PASOS annual report includes a look back at the history of the think-tank network as it celebrates its 10-year anniversary. The double issue features a photographic timeline that documents some of the major events in the network’s history.