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22 may 2017 Civil Participation in Decision Making in the Eastern Partnership Countries Part II: Practice and Implementation There is the Council of Europe research on six Eastern Partnership Countries. Analytics of Ukrainian law-making process reality was made by the CPLR experts Victor Tymoshchuk and Yevgen Shkolnyi
17 may 2017 The Shadow Report on evaluating the effectiveness of state anti-corruption policy implementation Prepared by the experts of the CPLR, Transparency International Ukraine and independent experts with the assistance of the International Renaissance Foundation the Shadow Report was published
14 april 2017 Executive Summary of the Shadow report on evaluating the effectiveness of state anti-corruption policy implementation The Summary presents main conclusions formulated based on the results of public evaluation of the efficiency of state anti-corruption policy implementation
13 april 2017 Press-breakfast ‘Imitatio of fight: anti-corruption tale of Ukraine for 2016’ On the 13-th of April in 2017 a press-breakfast was hold and devoted to a comprehensive assessment of action items for anticorruption policy, which governmental authorities realized in 2016. Brief news, received during the analysis
9 february 2017 Briefing paper 'Freedom of peaceful assembly. The Ukrainian version' DRI’s briefing paper about meetings and relevant legislation was written jointly with the experts Roman Kuybida and Maksym Sereda from the Centre of Policy and Legal Reforms (CPLR)
13 january 2017 Judicial reform: The seven most anticipated events of 2017 Last year has been a decisive one for the launch of a full-fledged judicial reform. The Constitution was amended, new laws “On Judiciary and Status of Judges”, “On Superior Council of Justice”, and two laws relating to the enforcement of judgments were adopted. After these came into force, the High Qualification Commission of Judges announced the competition to the new Supreme Court
22 december 2016 Tempers around Secretaries of State have run high A competition to fill the vacancies of State Secretaries have not finished yet, but infosphere is full of an information about a ‘treacherous conduct’, ‘revenge’. etc. Even separate ministers protested against working with selected candidates.
20 december 2016 On 17-18 December of 2016 civil society activists discussed some possibilities to influence on the central and local authorites effectively It is a reminder that from April to June CPLR has delivered training of 5 directs: a decentralization and a local authorites; an improving a quality of administrative services; a police reform; a judicial reform; an anti-corruption expertise.
20 december 2016 Press-conference ‘The latest threats of members of Parliament initiative concerning changes of policy financing rules: the essential threats’ on 20 December of 2016 Experts of CPLR and IFES held a press-conference and told public about some risks of the Draft Law ‘On amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On political parties in Ukraine’ concerning an improving of government financing of political parties’. Initiators are the members of Parliament R.Knyazevych, O.Chernenko. I.Suslova, N.Novak (the faction of the Party ‘Block Petra Poroshenka’), who laid it before the Verkhovna Rada on 24 November of 2016.
7 december 2016 Political parties: we finance, we control. A Monitoring Report One of the areas of the CPLR activity is a combating corruption, and the CPLR experts have implemented a project ‘Monitoring of implementation and awareness of new rules of political party finance’ from October to December of 2016. Its results are placed on the Monitoring Report.