The EU needs to map out a clear strategic approach to tackle restrictions on civil society around the world.
A combination of economic woes, historical baggage, and political distrust means that France is perceived as Europe’s weak link.
The state of democracy around the world is very troubled, but it is not uniformly dire, especially outside the West.
A move by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to control a prestigious university in Budapest is about fear, not education laws.
Instead of looking for ways to punish Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, the EU should focus on how to improve long-term relations.
Protests in Belarus and Russia reveal the power of ordinary people. There are many steps the European Union can take to support citizens in Europe’s East.
As EU leaders are tested by the rise of populism, how can citizens and civil society organizations respond to these adverse trends?
Protests across Belarus sparked by the country’s deteriorating economic situation are being met with studied indifference from the EU.
Case studies from eight countries show how civic activism across the world is evolving and reveal crosscutting themes relevant to the future of civil society support.
The Netherlands’ pro-European prime minister has secured an important election victory, but not without pandering to the far Right.