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European week for local democracy - Council of Europe’s initiative

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

There are different types of support, national governments can provide for strengthening local democracy. The Council of Europe's Congress of Local and Regional Development Authorities has decided, to start a programme, which is based on the member countries effort to utilize local democratic events during an action week - taking ...

Mind the Gap!

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

post by Madarász Csaba, e-participation project leader of the CEE Citizens Network The communicational and technical trends of the internet are offering a wide range of possibilities for channeling communication based contribution from various entities of the society (Artificial Intelligences are a bit behind us). It is likely to know, that ...

Central and Eastern European Citizens Network

Friday, April 11th, 2008

The CEE Citizens Network is a social development initiative involving 17 countries from Central and Eastern Europe. The Network exists to both improve each member organization’s efforts and also result in some external impact in the CEE region through the following objectives: Increase awareness of the general public throughout ...