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Facing corruption: The Lebanese challenge

January 19, 2021

Corruption, fueled by dishonest practices and sectarianism rooted in the political-economic system, is not a recent ...

Pakistan: Policy briefs on covid-19 response

January 15, 2021

As part of our work on parliamentary oversight in Pakistan, we monitor the government's covid-19 response ...

Tackling disinformation and online hate speech in the EU

December 29, 2020

With the Digital Services Act and the European Democracy Action Plan, 2020 saw the EU overhauling ...

Tunisia: Six-monthly constitutional observer report

December 22, 2020

Since the Tunisian Constitution was adopted in 2014, DRI has continuously monitored its implementation and reported ...

Deepfakes and elections: A quick guide for electoral stakeholders

December 17, 2020

Elections are times of high risk, when a realistic deepfake could have an immediate impact on ...

From Iceland to Poland: Why the European Court of Human Rights’ latest decision matters to the EU

December 17, 2020

On 1 December, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) handed down a decision against Iceland ...

Libya: Social media monitoring report

December 16, 2020

As part of our regular monitoring of democratic discourse online, the following report analyses Libyan social ...

Tunisia: Guide on judicial review of acts of local authorities

December 15, 2020

The Tunisian Constitution of 2014 introduced an important principle, namely the ex-post judicial review of acts ...

At a glance: Libya’s transition 2019-2020

December 14, 2020

The developments in Libya in 2019-2020 have been confusing, with conflicts arising and the covid-19 crisis ...

Covid-19, human rights, and emergency measures: What comes next for Sri Lanka

December 9, 2020

By Aingkaran Kugathasan – Human Rights Expert & Political Analyst with DRI Sri Lanka Today, 10 ...