2011: Panel 6: The Way Ahead

2011: Panel 6: The Way Ahead

Participants in this concluding plenary debate were speakers only from the Middle East who discussed the next steps forward and the relevance of Central and East European transition experience to…
2011: Panel 4: Reforming Political Institutions

2011: Panel 4: Reforming Political Institutions

The panel focused on a number of broad areas of developing political institutions: constitutional changes; political parties and free elections; political change and transformation and consolidation of state institutions, local…
2011: Panel 3: Anti-corruption Strategies

2011: Panel 3: Anti-corruption Strategies

Corruption and lack of accountability and transparency have been among the main grievances that caused the revolutions in the Arab World. The panel focused on developing anti-corruption strategies to address…
2011: Panel 2: Civil Society and Free Media

2011: Panel 2: Civil Society and Free Media

Functioning civil society and free media are essential for free societies. The panel focused on two broad areas. Firstly, it discussed the experience of different types of civil society organizations,…
2011: Panel 1: The Political Transition

2011: Panel 1: The Political Transition

The panel offered (re)assessment of the lessons learnt – best practices and mistakes made in Central and Eastern Europe’s transition. It addressed an array of critical issues, such as negotiated…