Shrinking Space

Changing Spaces for Civil Society

Observatorium 39 | 01.02.2020 | The report on the workshop "Changing Spaces for Civil Society" by Dr. Rupert Graf Strachwitz and Dr. Asif Afridi on the …

Constrained or Enabled?

Observatorium 38 | 16.01.2020 | The role of Canada’s civil society in participating in civic discourse has changed significantly throughout history. The …

„Wir retten Menschen“

Observatorium 34 | 15.08.2019 | Die Seenotrettung im Mittelmeer ist bedroht. Schiffe mit Flüchtlingen an Bord dürfen in Italien kaum mehr anlegen, …

Shrinking Space for Civil Society (SCS)

Observatorium 33 | 19.12.2019 | Eine vitale Zivilgesellschaft ist ein notwendiger Pfeiler einer gerechten und demokratischen

Se préoccuper du rétrécissement de l’espace civique en Europe occidentale, une sage précaution

Observatorium 30 | 01.05.2019 | Partout dans le monde, dès le début des années 2000, le phénomène de « rétrécissement » ou de « fermeture » …

A Matter of Precaution – Watching the Shrinking Civic Space in Western Europe

Observatorium 29 | 15.04.2019 | The global phenomenon of “closing” or “shrinking” space for civil society has been identified and increasingly analyzed …

The Shrinking Space of Civil Society: a Report on Trends, Responses, and the Role of Donors

Opusculum 128 | 01.04.2010 | Civil society is one of the main arenas of the democratization. However, in recent years the political space of civil society has …

The Space for Civil Society and Civic Activism in Armenia

Observatorium 27 | 01.10.2018 | Despite the use of the whole ‘’artillery’’ of repression by authorities against the hundreds of thousands of protesters …

The Changing Space for Civil Society

Europe Bottom-Up Nr.20 | Ein Symposium in Berlin am 17. Oktober 2017 – A Symposium in Berlin on 17th October, 2017 Einführung Anlässlich des …

The Space for Civil Society: Shrinking? Growing? Changing?

Opusculum 104 | 20.09.2017 | A summary of what has happened to the phenomenon of civil society over the past ten or fifteen