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GSP+: Working with civil society to promote human and labour rights

February 21, 2020

In this video, we take you around the globe, stopping by nine countries to hear more ...

Participatory Budgeting in Ukraine

February 5, 2020

Executive Summary Decentralisation of power takes place in two directions: vertical – when some powers of a ...

Booklet: How Pakistan is increasing its exports abroad while improving human and labour rights at home

February 3, 2020

Booklet on the EU GSP+ status for policymakers to help Pakistan further benefit from the scheme....

Briefing Paper 101: Civil Society and Social Development in Pakistan

February 3, 2020

Executive Summary Civil society and citizen’s participation in civic causes has a long tradition in South ...

Youth in Action: Strengthening Youth Engagement in Local Governance

January 29, 2020

Over the summer of 2019, 19 people between the ages of 18 and 35 from the ...

Event highlights: Does the EU have what it takes to safeguard the rule of law?

January 24, 2020

This Wednesday 22 January 2020 in Brussels by DRI and the European Policy Centre’s Connecting Europe programme.  ...

Backgrounder: European Commission requests interim measures in proceedings against Poland

January 16, 2020

On 14 January 2020, the European Commission requested that the Court of Justice of the European ...

Pakistan: Increasing exports abroad while improving human rights at home

January 9, 2020

Javed Ahmed Malik, DRI's Country Representative in Pakistan, examines how the EU's GSP+ trade scheme influences ...

Libyan media creators participate in Berlin study visit

December 17, 2019

Ten media creators from different Libyan cities took part in a six day study visit to ...

Sri Lanka: DRI works with local partners to strengthen social media monitoring

December 16, 2019

DRI held a workshop on social media monitoring in Colombo on 3 and 4 December to ...

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 ...