The story of #LtwNRW: social media in Germany's North-Rhine Westphalia Elections

Our brief look at social media in the elections in Germany's largest state, North Rhine-Westphalia.

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A debate a day keeps the critical thinking awake!

Seventeen rounds of debates, eight cities, five teams in the finals and one winner – this was the debate competition “Constitution – on the road to change” organised by DRI from October 2016 to May 2017.

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CommunicaThon. Debuging Georgia’s politics

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5 Facts on the State of Hungary’s Democracy

New data report uncovers real impact of Orban reforms on Hungary’s courts, media and democracy


Extreme polarisation holds Georgia back - new DRI study and event

Political polarisation stalls Georgia’s democratic progress and splits society down the middle, new DRI study says

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Bringing democracy closer to the people : Tunisia’s decentralisation reforms

Responding to the demands of the 2011 revolution, the 2014 constitution foresees a process of decentralisation.

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Reforming Decentralisation in Lebanon - The State of Play

Why has decentralisation be so challenging in Lebanon? What are the current difficulties faced by local governance and how could they be solved? To find out, read our newest Briefing Paper

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