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Regulating online platforms in Europe: learning from Germany’s experience

October 15, 2020

As the European Commission is working on the new European Democracy Action Plan (EDAP) and the ...

Meet the Country Representative – Eva Gil

October 7, 2020

The INGO Forum Myanmar sat down to interview our DRI Myanmar Country Representative Eva Gil. This ...

Tunisia: Access to information – a prerequisite for managing crises

October 5, 2020

On Monday, 28 September 2020, Tunisia celebrated this year's International Access to Information Day under the ...

EU budget conditionality: Is the rule of law being sold short?

September 30, 2020

On Monday 28 September, the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union (‘the Council’) ...

Belarus: What would be needed to hold new elections?

September 28, 2020

On 24 September we met for an online debate with a dozen election experts from Belarus ...

Lukashenko’s offer: What to think of constitutional reform in Belarus?

September 22, 2020

On 18 September we held an online debate with a dozen constitutional experts from Belarus and ...

Myanmar: Getting ready for the 2020 elections

September 3, 2020

Ahead of Myanmar’s general elections scheduled for 8 November 2020, DRI partnered with the Danish Institute ...

What can the OSCE do in Belarus?

August 25, 2020

Many politicians and commentators have called for the involvement of the Organization for Security and Co-operation ...

What may happen: Pathways for a political transition in Belarus

August 21, 2020

While it is not clear whether the public protests in Belarus will succeed in effecting political ...

Statement: The EU should step up to support the people of Belarus

August 11, 2020

Last Sunday Belarusians cast their votes in a highly charged and contested presidential election. After several ...

Myanmar: Helping build accountable local governments

August 6, 2020

DRI Myanmar’s Yamonh Pwint Thit looks at how local governance helps strengthen Myanmar’s developing democratic institutions....

Geopolitics in a digitalised world: what do social media have to do with foreign policy?

August 3, 2020

By Rafael Goldzweig, Research Coordinator at Democracy Reporting International The narrative of social media’s role in ...