thumbnailGood governance in Romania includes civil society
2015-01-19NGOs have expertise to assist authorities in the battle against corruption, analysts say.
thumbnailExperts: BiH census key to ease ethnic tension, violence
2014-12-05Publishing the census results will strengthen political transparency and enhance BiH's fragile economy.
thumbnailRomanian leader focuses on corruption, strategic partnerships
2014-11-25Klaus Iohannis acted swiftly to clamp down on corruption, reassure allies.
thumbnailOSCE chairmanship provides a chance and a challenge for Serbia
2014-11-03Serbia's 2015 chairmanship of the OSCE could be a chance to improve the country's diplomacy, but analysts said Belgrade will find itself in a difficult position between its neighbours.
thumbnailCivil society seeks transparency in Romania's parliament immunity vote
2014-06-27Romanian NGOs are asking parliament to strip immunity of lawmakers under investigation for corruption.
thumbnailLocal government reform stirs debate in Albania
2014-01-31Bloggers debate whether reducing the number of municipalities and communes may violate rights of electoral constituencies and national minorities.
thumbnailSome governments creating more transparent public sectors
2013-12-10Local and EU-sponsored initiatives ensure greater public sector transparency and accountability.
thumbnailBulgarian MPs weigh a no-confidence vote
2013-10-01Bulgaria's opposition is drawing attention to the newly established ministry for investment planning.
thumbnailReshuffled Serbian government faces divided expectations
2013-09-09After a debate that took several months, Serbia has reshuffled its government and analysts expect different things from the new ministers.
thumbnailExperts' reactions differ over Papaconstantinou case
2013-07-15Experts see different reasons for parliament's decision in a former Greek finance chief's case.
thumbnailEU accession is priority of new Serbian government
2012-07-12The parties of the new ruling majority in Serbia signed a coalition agreement this week, and analysts say the new cabinet will face numerous challenges – from the issue of Kosovo and Serbia's devastated economy, to the fight against crime and corruption.
thumbnailAnalysts: Romania should steer away from populism
2012-05-09Installed just half a year before elections, the new coalition government in Romania must avoid the temptation of populist measures amid a still fragile economy, experts say.
thumbnailLack of political support dooms Romania's government
2012-04-30With no real backing from the parties behind the former coalition government, Mihai Razvan Ungureanu's cabinet was easy prey for the opposition.
thumbnailChange of government comes with economic worries in Romania
2012-04-28A sudden political change in Romania’s leadership -- after only two months in power -- overlaps a sensitive transition from recession to a feeble economic growth.
thumbnailBiH gets a government for New Year's
2011-12-29It took five meetings among party leaders to reach a concensus on forming a government, 14 months after voters went to the polls.
thumbnailE-democracy: making government closer to the people in Macedonia
2011-12-23A new web portal aims to ease communication between citizens and government, to make government more responsive and efficient in real time.
thumbnailBiH government void wreaks havoc on ailing economy
2011-11-22Millions in investment losses are causing heavy losses on an already unstable BiH, reflected in a growing unemployment rate.
thumbnailNew BiH government still up in the air
2011-07-25Political infighting delays formation of a new state government nearly ten months after the elections.
Law on restructuring interior ministry fails in Romania's Deputies Chamber
2011-05-25BUCHAREST, Romania -- The ruling coalition on Tuesday (May 24th) failed to attract enough votes in the Deputies Chamber to pass an important law rega...
BiH state parliament constituted
2011-05-22SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) -- The House of Representatives of the Parliament of BiH was constituted on Friday (May 20th) more than seven...
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