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A Crisis here to stay: 5 Things to know about Poland’s Democracy Crisis

January 25, 2016

On the weekend of 23 and 24 January, thousands of Poles took to the streets to ...

Polish Democracy in Danger?

January 22, 2016

Conclusions of Panel Debate on 22 January 2016, Berlin Berlin, 22 January 2016 – The drastic ...

Constituency delimitation in Myanmar’s upper house

December 13, 2015

In November 2015, a total of 1,150 seats were up for grabs in Myanmar's general elections. ...

Lessons from Tunisia’s 2014 elections

December 13, 2015

While the 2014 Tunisian elections represented credible and competitive elections, they also revealed the need for ...

Preparing to observe elections in conflict-affected Kachin

December 13, 2015

Myitkyina, Myanmar 30-31 October 2015 With Myanmar’s general elections a little over a week away, election ...

The State of Ukraine’s Constitutional Reforms

July 3, 2015

Three months since establishment of the Constitutional Commission in Ukraine, there is notable progress: a package ...