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Book Publication: Is Europe Facing a Democracy Crisis? 

Author:Rasmuss Filips Geks

The European Union has a democracy problem. The polycrisis that has plagued the EU for years has led to a cacophony of voices calling for fundamental change to the integration project. Yet despite the shock of the Brexit referendum and the electoral upsets caused by nativist parties across the continent, few of the plans for EU reform include concrete proposals to address the perennial democratic deficit. Read

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Corruption °C. Russia’s Anti-corruption Predicament 1

Author:Providus

Year: 2012
Series editor: Valts Kalnins
Financed by: Soross Foundation-Latvia
Language: English, Latvian

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Child-friendly Justice in Latvia: Focusing on Crime Prevention 1

Author:Providus

Year: 2012

Funding: The publication is produced within the framework of the subproject “Building a Support System to Prevent Juvenile Delinquency”. The subproject is financed by the Swiss Confederations and the Republic of Latvia in the framework of Latvian – Swiss cooperation Programme within the Enlarged European Union.

Language: English, Latvian

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Consultative bodies and dialogue platforms for immigrant communities: lessons from three EU countries 102

Author:Providus

Year: 2012

Organization: Centre for Public Policy PROVIDUS

Funding: European fund for the integration of third country nationals

Language: Latvian, Russian, English

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Independent Study on Indicators for Media Pluralism in the Member States - Towards a Risk-Based Approach 1

Author:Eiropas Komisija Izpildītājs: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – ICRI, Central European University – CMCS and Jönköping International Business School – MMTC, together with a consultancy firm, Ernst & Young Belgium.

Pētījums par mediju plurālismu

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Political participation of third country nationals on national and local level: Latvian country report 

Author:Providus

Year: 2011
Organization: Centre for Public Policy PROVIDUS
Funding:  Policy Association for an Open Society, Local Government and Public Service Reform Initiative of Open Society Foundations
Language: English

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Time for Improvement: Obstacles to Political Participation of Immigrants in Estonia, Latvia and Poland 1

Author:Marija Golubeva

Politikas apkopojums analizē trešo valstu valstspiederīgo politiskās līdzdalības iespējas un apgrūtinājumus Igaunijā, Latvijā un Polijā, kā arī iekļauj rekomendācijas.

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Corruption °C. The Perpetual Battle: Corruption in the Former Soviet Union and the New EU Members 

Author:Christopher Walker

Pētījums piedāvā dažādu būtisku jautājumu apkopojumu attiecībā uz korupciju, kas tiek novērota bijušajās Padomju Savienības valstīs un jaunajās Eiropas Savienības dalībvalstīs. Read

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The Latvian game changer : uncertain but possible 1

Author:Valts Kalniņš

The decision of the President Valdis Zatlers, on May 28, to initiate the dissolution of the parliament sent shockwaves throughout the Latvian public space. The trigger event was the parliament’s failure to lift the immunity of the MP Ainārs Šlesers in the proposed searching of his place of residence. This Policy Brief gives the background.

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Political Participation of Third Country Nationals in Estonia, Latvia and Poland 3

Author:Marija Golubeva

Ziņojumā analizētas trešo valstu valstspiederīgo politiskās līdzdalības iespējas un apgrūtinājumi Igaunijā, Latvijā un Polijā. Read

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Alternative Civil Enculturation Political Disenchantment and Civic Attitudes in Minority Schools in Estonia, Latvia, and Slovakia 1

Author:Providus

The article investigates the ways in which minority schools in Latvia, Estonia, and Slovakia resist the dominant narratives of nation and citizenship and provide an alternative model of civil enculturation for students.

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