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2020-03-08

As editor-in-chief of Tačno.net—one of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s most important sources of independent news and a grantee of the National Endowment for Democracy—Štefica Galić and her staff have grown accustomed to threats and intimidation by those who are unhappy with their reporting

2020-02-26

„I had a great privilege to be part of this distinguished group and present the potential of cooperation between Lithuania and Israel in the sphere of innovative businesses, - noted Viktorija Braziunaite, the founder of the Young Leaders Forum. “The bottom line of my presentation was that...

2020-02-17

Democracy and pluralism are under assault. Dictators are toiling to stamp out the last vestiges of domestic dissent and spread their harmful influence to new corners of the world. At the same time, many freely elected leaders are dramatically narrowing their concerns to a blinkered...

2019-12-17

Artificial intelligence, automation, and the gig economy can free us from drudgery, enrich our leisure, and build societies of shared prosperity. They have equal potential to create mass unemployment, hollow-out lives, and worsen inequality.

2019-11-27

Founder of the Young Leaders Forum Viktorija Braziunaite together with Emanuelis Zingeris, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transatlantic Relations and Democratic Development of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, the founder of Parliamentary Forum for Democracy congratulated and wished...

2019-10-19

Members of the International Coalition for Democratic Renewal, gathered at the Forum 2000 Conference, stand in solidarity with Hong Kong. “We urge the Government of Hong Kong to meet the demands for democratic governance of Hong Kong people and respect their rights to defend the universal...

2019-05-25

Prominent human rights defender and activist Gulalai Ismail is yet again the target of Pakistani state authorities for calling out on the government to protect human rights.

2014-10-17

The Seimas hosted the International Young Leaders Academy Youth Participation in Politics: Challenges and Opportunities on 13–15 October. This traditional annual event held for the third time already brought together more than 60 young leaders from Lithuania and the Eastern Partnership...

2014-10-13

The Conference will be broadcast on-line on Monday, 13 October 2014, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and on Wednesday, 15 October 2014, from 11.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the website of the Seimas and the TV programme Seimas – tiesiogiai (Engl. Seimas – live) and on Tuesday, 14 October 2014, from 9.30...

2014-10-12

The Third International Young Leaders Academy Youth Participation in Politics: Challenges and Opportunities will be held in the Constitution Hall of the Seimas on 13–15 October. The event will bring together more than 40 young leaders from the Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia,...

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