Publications

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 ...

From Words to Deeds – Implementing Constitutions

May 17, 2017

Every year approximately ten countries rewrite their political DNAs by adopting a new constitution or significantly ...

Legal framework for national referendums in Ukraine

May 17, 2017

Referendums are becoming increasingly popular in Europe. They are also controversial, as they offer only binary ...

Tunisia should establish Constitutional Court soon

May 12, 2017

Three years ago, the Tunisian Parliament voted for a constitution that foresees a new Constitutional Court. ...

BP78: The Myanmar Human Rights Commission: An Institution at a Crossroads

May 4, 2017

In countries undergoing transition, National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) can play an essential role in promoting ...