Tag: Slovakia

 

Diverging Voices, Converging Policies: The Visegrad States’ Reactions to the Russia-Ukraine ConflictDiverging Voices, Converging Policies: The Visegrad States’ Reactions to the Russia-Ukraine Conflict

October 13, 2016

Three PASOS members contributed to the publication of this report, which seeks to stimulate further critical and constructive debate on the perspectives and positions of the Visegrad Group and its role within the EU.

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SFPA launches project to counter online Russian propagandaSFPA launches project to counter online Russian propaganda

September 30, 2016

The Slovak Foreign Policy Association has kicked off a project devoted to countering pro-Kremlin disinformation in Central and Eastern Europe.

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25 Years of the V4  as Seen by the Public25 Years of the V4 as Seen by the Public

May 31, 2016

Fifty-four percent of Slovaks said they had heard of the Visegrad Group and knew what it was about, compared to 37% of Czechs, 26% of Hungarians, and only 17% of Poles, according to the results of an Institute for Public Affairs study.

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Current migration trends in V4 countries: focus on migration from UkraineCurrent migration trends in V4 countries: focus on migration from Ukraine

December 8, 2015

EU and V4 policymakers and institutions that work on migration issues should stress the difference in intensity and character of migration from the Mediterranean direction and from Ukraine and other Eastern Partnership countries, according to this Slovak Foreign Policy Association Report.

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Internal Market and the EU-Russia Sanctions: Examination of Practice in Visegrád Countries One Year OnInternal Market and the EU-Russia Sanctions: Examination of Practice in Visegrád Countries One Year On

August 14, 2015

The Visegrad Four countries should gradually limit market intervention and halt promotional campaigns based on nationalism to better cope with the impact of Russian sanctions against agricultural products produced in the European Union, according to this Association for International Affairs analysis.

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PASOS project report: Czech Republic leads on Internet freedom among Visegrad FourPASOS project report: Czech Republic leads on Internet freedom among Visegrad Four

March 12, 2015

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.

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IVO holds training seminar for Slovak election finance monitorsIVO holds training seminar for Slovak election finance monitors

October 3, 2014

The Institute for Public Affairs organized a training seminar in September for volunteers who will monitor local electoral campaign financing in Slovakia during the next two months.

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