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From Legislation to Action: Next Steps for Implementing Electoral Reforms in Pakistan

February 9, 2018

Pakistan's Elections Act 2017 is the most extensive effort to date to reform the country's electoral ...

Macron was right: democracy must tame the internet

February 7, 2018

An opinion article about fake news and democracy in the euobserver. Read more here...     ...

Social Media Monitoring in Elections

February 6, 2018

Social media have become essential infrastructure for public debates and the forming of political opinion. In ...

Tunisia Constitutional Monitor no. V (April – September 2017)

January 30, 2018

The adoption of the 2014 Constitution four years ago was a milestone in Tunisia’s reform process. ...

Tunisia’s 2017 electoral reform: a positive momentum that should not be lost

January 26, 2018

Since the 2011 revolution, the framework for elections in Tunisia has improved considerably. In most ...

Improvements needed to ensure the right to a fair trial in Tunisia

January 9, 2018

While the right to a fair trial is formally established in the Tunisian Constitution, an assessment ...

Give Tunisians a Voice

December 18, 2017

What are ways for citizens to directly participate in politics beyond voting in elections? Could they ...

Factsheet: Sri Lanka and the GSP+

December 15, 2017

Read our two-page factsheet about Sri Lanka and the GSP+ here.           ...

False frames. How we undermine democracy with careless language

December 11, 2017

DRI Briefing Paper 89, by Michael Meyer-Resende, Finn Heinrich and Nils Meyer-Ohlendorf Summary The media and many ...

Factsheet: GSP+ Monitoring Process

October 20, 2017

Read our two-page factsheet on the GSP+ monitoring process here....