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Human rights and trade: Armenia’s civil society releases new reports

December 10, 2019

Participants discussing the report on labour rights in the Syunik’s mining sector. Photo: EPF. Armenian ...

A Local Approach to Solve Lebanon’s Governance Crisis?

December 9, 2019

In the wake of the 17 October anti-government protests, citizens across Lebanon have developed spaces for ...

Universal Suffrage in Myanmar: Next steps for a more responsive local government

December 6, 2019

In late 2020, Myanmar will hold its second general election since the introduction of a civilian government in 2011. With ...

Tunisia: Election observers from I Watch are already preparing for the next elections

November 28, 2019

During Tunisia’s October 2019 presidential and legislative elections, the I Watch deployed several observer teams with ...

Civil society’s strong contribution to Pakistan at centre of DRI conference in Islamabad

November 27, 2019

Civil society’s continued contribution to Pakistan’s social and economic development was at the centre of a ...

Role of civic and media activism in Ukraine focus of DRI and EED event in Brussels

November 20, 2019

For the first time since independence in 1991, Ukraine’s president and the majority in parliament are ...

Online Symposium – Rule of Law in the EU: lost and found?

November 18, 2019

How will the incoming von der Leyen Commission strengthen the rule of law in the EU? ...

Local actors meet to strengthen human rights in Pakistan’s provinces

November 16, 2019

Approximately 60 participants including members of all four provincial assemblies (MPAs), provincial human rights officials, diplomats, ...

Young civil society leaders work to strengthen local democracy in Tunisia

November 13, 2019

Twenty-three young leaders of different professional backgrounds gathered from across five governates for the third session ...

Upcoming Event in Brussels: CJEU Decision on Poland

November 12, 2019

Independence of the judiciary: will the European court of justice give the Polish government a red ...

DRI Hosts Conservative views on democracy in Europe: Red lines of democracy under threat

November 8, 2019

DRI held a roundtable in Berlin on 4 November 2019 with conservative/right-wing parties, as well as ...

Ukraine: new players, old game? (DRI event)

November 7, 2019

Join us for a panel discussion on the new Ukrainian reality Tuesday, 19 November 2019 from 9:30 – ...