BCSDN’s E-mail Alerts (EMA) is a bi-weekly service that consolidates and disseminates relevant and up-to-date news and information about civil society in the region. The EMA service has over 1500 subscribers, and is regularly being sent on the 1st and 15th of every month. While most information is gathered through relevant websites and partner-sharing networks, we welcome your contributions as a way to make the exchange of information, support of joint initiatives, project proposals, and sharing of resources more effective. Please send your contributions at email@example.com, in a format as described here.
Democracy Index 2018
Strengthening the Rule of Law in the Western Balkans: Call for a Revolution against Particularism
Evaluation of the EU’s Engagement with Civil Society in the Enlargement, Neighbourhood regions and Russia over the period 2007-2018
Monitoring the Right to Free Assembly in Western Balkan and Eastern Partnership Countries
Mounting Pressure in Balkan Protests
Experiences and Responses to Shrinking Civic Space from the Transparency, Accountability, and Participation Field
New Year, New Human Rights Narratives?
CfP: Visegrad/Visegrad+/Strategic Grants (Deadline: 01.02.2019)
CfP: Divided Past – Joint Future Project Call for Subgrants (Deadline: 08.03.2019)
CfA: Call for Expression of Interest – “EMBRACE – Entrepreneurship Models Building Relations And Creative Economy” (Deadline: 05.02.2019)
CfA: Policy Leaders Fellowships (Deadline: 22.02.2019)
CfA: Atlas Corps Fellowship (Deadline: 28.02.2019)
How to Reverse the Trend of State Capture in the Western Balkans
BiH: Open Call for Members in the Advisory Body of the Council of Ministers for Cooperation with NGOs
Albania: Reconsidering the Role of Civil Society and Religious Authorities in Building Community Resilience
Shrinking Space for Civil Society in the OSCE Hits a New Low at the Ministerial Council Meeting in Milano
Freedom of Assembly: Why Do Authoritarians Hate It So Much?
How OGP Can Help Win the Fight for Civic Space
What are the Factors that Lead to the Disengagement in Activism over an Individual’s Lifetime in the Global South?
A CSO Playbook to Reclaim Civic Space: Version 1.0