Publications

Article: Defining Democracy – an EU Imperative

October 5, 2009

This article was published in the EUobserver. By Michael Meyer-Resende and Dick Toornstra The Czech and ...

Report: Which Notion of Democracy for the EU’s External Relations?

September 2, 2009

This report, drafted by DRI’s Executive Director, argues that the EU should not adopt its own ...

Report: Electoral Framework in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine & Syria

April 1, 2009

It is generally assumed that elections in the Southern Mediterranean largely lack credibility, being managed events ...

Report: Comprehensive Assessment of the Electoral Framework of Lebanon

December 1, 2008

Summary This is an assessment of Lebanon’s electoral framework in 2008, based on the Election Law ...