Policy Paper on Public Administration and Local Governments Reforms in EaP Countries

The policy paper Public Administration and Local Governments Reforms in Eastern Partnership Countries ,prepared by the Subgroup on Local Government and Public Administration reform of the Working Group 1 of EaP CSF, was produced in the framework of the project Update on Public Administration and Local Governments Reforms in Eastern Partnership Countries, supported by the EaP CSF Re-granting Scheme.
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Recommendations from the 8th EaP CSF Annual Assembly

On 28-29 November Brussels hosted the 8th EaP CSF Annual Assembly that brought together around 250 representatives of CSOs, the EU Institutions and EaP governments for vibrant discussions at over 15 sessions. The debates with policy makers and among civil society representatives on the most pressing issues of the Eastern Partnership, showcasing the EaP CSF results of 2016 and planning for 2017 have
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Monitoring Mission on the civil society, media and human rights situation in Armenia

Following a visit to Armenia between 9-15 August 2016, the Monitoring Mission of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) on the civil society, media and human rights situation in Armenia published a report on the events of 17-31 July, which took place in the Armenian capital city of Yerevan. The report contains a
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Security Challenges of the EUs Eastern Neighbourhood

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EaP CSF Monitoring Mission To Armenia Releases Its Preliminary Findings & Recommendations

The Monitoring Mission of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) on the civil society, media and human rights situation in Armenia visited Armenia during the period of 9-15 August 2016. The Mission’s team was composed of leading experts in the field of human rights from Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. Its work was
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From Trainee To Trainer – ToT Success Story (Armenia)

“The network of like-minded friends and colleagues was another wonderful acquisition I got thanks to the ToT Programme of the Project Civil Society.Dialogue for Progress – Hovsep Khurshudyan, President of “Free Citizen” Civic Initiatives Support Center NGO (Armenia) Since Hovsep Khurshudyan is also a Coordinator of Working Group 4 (WG4) of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum
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New Paper Explores Policy Options for Improving Democracy Support in the EaP Region

The research paper More Effective EU Democracy Support in the Eastern Partnership Ideas for the Slovak EU presidency and beyond co-authored by Věra Řiháčková (EUROPEUM and Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum), Miriam Lexmann (EU Office of the International Republican Institute), Márton Ugrósdy (Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade) and Richard Youngs (Carnegie Europe) was recently published in the framework of the project: Agenda
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Steering Committee Demands Immediate Release of Steering Committee Member Hovsep Khurshudyan

The Steering Committee deplores the arrest of Hovsep Khurshudyan, a member of the Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum, amidst the protests on the night of 29-30 July 2016 in Yerevan. The authorities should drop charges of organizing mass disorder accompanied with violence under Article 225 of the Criminal Code against Mr
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Steering Committee Condemns the Detention of Levon Barseghyan by Armenian Authorities

The Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum condemns the detention of Levon Barseghyan, Chairman of the Board of the Gyumri Journalists Club Asbarez, by the Armenian authorities after making a public speech in Yerevan, in which he criticised the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan. The apparent reason for his detention is ludicrous.
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