Stakeholders call for an implementation of the Human Rights Plan in Pakistan

The view was highlighted and expressed at DRI’s National conference, ‘Pakistan’s GSP+ Status and Universal Periodic Review 2017’ held in Islamabad on 8 December.

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Conservative discontent with democracy in Europe?

DRI and the Mercator Foundation held a roundtable dialogue with conservative parties and opinion makers to explore current voices of discontent with the state of democracy in Europe.

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Parliamentarians Agree: Time to Speed Up Human Rights Legislation in Pakistan

Parliamentarians must expedite legislation on key human rights issues, particularly minority rights. This was the outcome of a parliamentary exchange in Pakistan organised by DRI, in collaboration with Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS) on 24-26 December.

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Myanmar Democracy Fellowship - be the change you want to see

Fellows on our Myanmar fellowship programme visited the country’s upper house to gain firsthand experience of the workings of parliament.

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DRI Outreach in Ukraine: Latest Stop Dnipro

On 28 November, DRI debated with the students and CSOs in Dnipro, the eastern city of Ukraine, the current judicial overhaul and keys for its success.

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Ukrainian Reforms: The Kharkiv Perspective

NGOs in Kharkiv are concerned about poor communication with the city’s authorities that keep their political and economic hold on the city. The local population needs a more honest picture of reforms both on the local and national level.

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A step towards independent courts: Tunisia’s Supreme Judicial Council

On 23 October in thirteen governorates across Tunisia, judges, lawyers, academics and accountants elected members to the Supreme Judicial Council.

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DRI Annual Report 2015

Our Annual Report 2015 gives an overview of our activities and our organisational development.

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