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BP 87 DECENTRALISING GOVERNMENT – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

August 3, 2017

In the last four decades, decentralisation has become a key focus of international development approaches. Governments ...

DRI Annual Report 2016

August 3, 2017

Democracy Under Pressure in 2016 – And DRI’s Contribution to Defend It.  Read our 2016 Annual ...

Polarising Politics and the Future of Democracy in Georgia

July 31, 2017

Polarisation has been considered to have important negative consequences for the consolidation of democracy as well ...

BP 85: Constitutional reform and its consequences for the electoral framework in Algeria

July 27, 2017

Algeria has undertaken some political reforms since 2011, most notably a constitutional revision in 2016. But ...

Tunisia Constitutional Monitor IV (October 2016 – March 2017)

July 25, 2017

The adoption of a new constitution for Tunisia on 26 January 2014 was a milestone in ...

Briefing Paper 86: The paralysed guardian: towards an independent Constitutional Court of Ukraine

June 28, 2017

Prepared by Yulia Kyrychenko, expert at the Centre of Policy and Legal Reform and the Reanimation ...

BP84: Evaluating the Algerian Constitution after the Revision of January 2016

June 6, 2017

In response to the demonstrations in 2011, the Algerian government embarked on a slow process of preparing ...

DRI Mapping of Electoral Assistance

May 31, 2017

DRI Mapping of Electoral Assistance September 2014 ...

Analysis: Right to Information: Discourse and Compliance in Sri Lanka

May 29, 2017

In February 2017, Sri Lanka’s Right to Information (RTI) Act entered into force. The inclusive process ...

BP82: Designing a Constitutional Referendum: Challenges for Sri Lanka

May 17, 2017

Sri Lanka is in the middle of a constitutional reform process that aims to bring durable ...