Krista Baumane, a founding member of the PROVIDUS Centre for Public Policy in Latvia, has been named the think tank’s new director.
New role for the EU and the Baltic States in supporting civil society in Eastern Partnership countries and Central Asia
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.
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.
This Providus Centre for Public Policy papers explores what can be done to keep children away from entering the formal justice system in 10 European countries.
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.
Three members of the PASOS network of think tanks contributed data that was used in the newly released CSO Sustainability Index for Central and Eastern Europe and Eurasia, an annual report published by United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
Opportunities for the organized civil society to influence EU decision-making via national positions
Prepared by three PASOS members, this study aims to analyze how well have the various EU member states managed to integrate their own civic society organizations into forming their national positions on EU legislative proposals and policy documents.