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Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia: in search of common interests 51

Author:Providus

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

Asylum

Asylum seekers in Latvia 

Author:Marija Golubeva, Marta Riksa

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 62

Author:Providus

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

Author:Providus

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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The Future of the European Union: stagnation, gradual progress or a leap forward? 5

Author:Providus

Video from the public discussion of April 13, 2015. Read

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INFOGRAPHIC: What Kind of Knowledge is Essential for the Latvian Presidency  4

Author:Providus

The Latvian School of Public Administration trained Latvian civil servants involved in the Presidency of the Council of the EU. Read

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Trial Statistics for Offences Committed in Public Service 1

Author:Valts Kalniņš

Statistics of corruption in public service in Latvia 2004 - 2013 on the number of cases, tried public officials and the size of bribes.
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Migration

Immigration in Latvia 10

Author:Providus

A concise summary outlining global processes of immigration, immigration in Latvia and rights and opportunities of immigrants, thus also dispelling national myths on immigration. Read

Es desmitgadei

Latvia in the EU - 10 years later. A different Latvia? 3

Author:Providus

A mini assessment of the most significant changes in 10 policy areas that took place since 2004. Read

Kā valsts un pašvaldības var atbalstīt sociālo uzņēmējdarbību? 4

Author:Marta Herca, Agnese Frīdenberga

Valstij nav jāuzsāk sociālā uzņēmējdarbība, bet tā var radīt tai piemērotu vidi, atzīst Džonatans Blands (Jonathan Bland) - viens no "Social Business International" dibinātājiem, "Social Enterprise London" pirmais izpilddirektors, ar 30 gadu pieredzi darbā ar sociāliem uzņēmumiem. Intervija angļu valodā. Read