Increasing role of media and civil society in Open Government Partnership İnitiatives

Two-days training was organized in Park Inn hotel on March 14-15 on “Increasing role of media and civil society in OGP initiatives”. In total 30 participants from mass-media and CSO joined to the training....
Position Paper of STP on the importance of expansion of OGP Initiatives as well as enlargement of Civil Society Participation

Civil Society Platform (STP) regrets that Azerbaijan is the only OGP member country with inactivated status and calls the government to fulfil all the commitments within the shortest time possible. The government should prioritize transparency, a...
Oil Currency Breaks Ranks as Azeris Can’t Quench Dollar Need

As higher energy prices buoy currencies of commodity producers, one is swimming against the tide. Even after losing more than half its value against the dollar in two devaluations last year, Azerbaijan’s manat is struggling t...
Proposal to prepare development index of local democracy

European institutions showed great interest in the proposal made by Public Association for Assistance to Economic Initiatives Decentralization in the Eastern Partnership countries was the focus of a conference organised on 28 April by the Con...
SEI awarded with best policy paper

The policy paper developed by Center For Support to Economic Initiatives has been nominated as the best policy paper among submitted papers by think tanks in Azerbaijan. Renowned think-tanks from Azerbaijan were involved into the evaluation proc...