English Archive

Survey Results: Are Municipalities in Lebanon Delivering?

July 19, 2019

The correlation between active local governance, efficient public service delivery and community resilience has grown significantly ...

DRI Annual Report 2018

July 4, 2019

Our Annual Report 2018 is out. It  gives an overview of our activities and our organisational ...

Europe learned from its mistakes in Hungary. It’s protecting the law in Poland

July 1, 2019

A landmark ruling against enforced early retirement for Polish judges shows the EU has woken up ...

A new constitution for Ukraine? (Briefing Paper)

June 27, 2019

Download the briefing paper in English  Завантажити аналітичний звіт українською Executive summary Following the Revolution of ...

Unabhängigkeit der Justiz: Ein wegweisendes Urteil

June 26, 2019

Der EuGH hat erstmals einen Teil der polnischen Justizreformen in einem Urteil als europarechtswidrig eingestuft. Das ...

BP100: Online Threats to Democratic Debate: A Framework for a Discussion on Challenges and Responses

June 26, 2019

Michael Meyer-Resende (Executive Director) and Rafael Goldzweig (Social Media Research Coordinator) wrote this briefing paper. Executive ...

Age is the limit? Background of the CJEU case C-619/18 Commission v Poland

June 25, 2019

The ongoing saga of judicial independence in Poland Next month the Court of Justice of the ...

Report: Monitoring the Implementation of the Tunisian Constitution, No. VIII

June 25, 2019

To measure the progress on the implementation of the Tunisian Constitution, DRI publishes a six-monthly constitutional ...

At a Glance: Libya’s Transformation 2011 – 2018

June 18, 2019

Libya’s developments since the 2011 revolution have been confusing. We connect the dots of how the ...

Handbook on Democratic Constitutions

June 3, 2019

This handbook provides an overview on how to build a democratic constitution. It uses the framework ...