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No Alarm, but Long-Term Concerns: Social Media in the German Federal Elections 2017

September 25, 2017

Contrary to concerns, campaigning in social media for the German federal elections 2017 was not marked ...

Democratic State-Building in Practice – The Libyan Coalition for the Constitution

September 22, 2017

The Libyan Coalition for the Constitution (LCC), a network of 12 human rights organisations across Libya, ...

Social Media in the German Elections, Issue No. 2

September 18, 2017

Social Media in the German Elections | Issue 2, by Ray Serrato, Senior Programme Officer and ...

DRI School for Young Leaders in Vinnytsia (timeline)

August 24, 2017

3 Months – 10 Trainings – 25 participants and 15 sucessful graduates from the DRI School ...

#BTW17: Social Media in the German Parliamentary Elections

August 17, 2017

Social Media in the German Elections | Issue 1, by Ray Serrato, Senior Programme Officer and ...

Forbidden Likes and Shares – Poroshenko’s Ban of Russian Social Networks

August 17, 2017

DRI Legal News | Issue 1, by Dmytro Koval, Associate Professor in International Law In May, ...

Ukraine’s lessons: Fighting disinformation and defending democracy

August 14, 2017

Ukraine’s lessons: Fighting disinformation and defending democracy Debate ahead of the International Democracy Day Wednesday, 13 ...

Time to clarify what federalism means in Myanmar

August 7, 2017

  “We need federalism.” This sentence will sound familiar to anyone working on Myanmar’s peace ...

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

July 27, 2017

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

CommunicaThon. Unpacking political polarisation

July 25, 2017

[View the story "#CommunicaThon. Unpacking political polarisation" on ...

Libyan NGO Coalition: Making demands heard at the local level

July 21, 2017

In the difficult context of political uncertainty and violence, Libyan citizens groups remain committed to improve ...