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PROVIDUS’ Senior policy analyst and legal advisor, the author and co-author of several national and international research publications. Agnese is an expert in social entrepreneurship and and the decision making process in construction sector.

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Do Mobile Citizens Engage? 0

Author:Marta Riksa, Marija Golubeva

A new report on the engagement of Baltic and Polish citizens in Irish political life. Read


Supporting children 5

Author:Ilona Kronberga, Sanita Sīle

PROVIDUS' research reflecting project results on innovative working methods for reducing risks provoked by antisocial behaviour in children. Read


A window of opportunity 4

Common interests and redefined comparative advantages create favourable conditions for stronger cooperation among Poland and the Baltic States. Read


New role for the EU and the Baltic States in supporting civil society in EaP countries and Central Asia 87

Author:Marija Golubeva

Policy brief following the conference organised by PROVIDUS in October 2015. Read

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Weakening fight against corruption in Latvia 4

The number of convicted public officials has declined radically. This is one of the conclusions from the trial statistics about the court cases of 2014 analysed and visualized by PROVIDUS. Read

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Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia: in search of common interests 93

A study of Institute of Public Affairs presented and discussed in Riga on 25 November, 2015. Read


Asylum seekers in Latvia 6

Author:Marta Riksa, Marija Golubeva

Background paper including unique data from October and November 2015 about asylum seekers currently staying or having already left the Mucenieki centre for asylum seekers in Latvia. Read

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Asylum seekers in Latvia: data, challenges and policy 60

Presentation includes an analysis of the weaknesses and strengths of the Latvian action plan to welcome asylum seekers, as well as unique data on asylum seekers in the reception centre “Mucenieki”. Read

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Keeping strong internally through external borders 105

Video from the Riga conference 2015 conversation on the existential crisis of the European Union caused by the current migration flows. Read

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Process-tracing study report on Estonia 3

Author:Valts Kalniņš

A study providing insights into some of the anti-corruption reforms undertaken and the roles of their proponents.