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Principles of Post-Legislative Scrutiny – Spanish

2020-02-13T11:37:08+00:00June 19th, 2019|PDF Document, PLS principles, Post-Legislative Scrutiny|

Los "Principios del Control Poslegislativo a cargo de los Parlamentos" es un documento sobre la política que busca proporcionar asistencia a los parlamentos interesados en iniciaro fortalecer las prácticas de control poslegislativoyque resume las prácticas más importantes basándose en las lecciones aprendidas por los parlamentos en el Reino Unido y los parlamentos socios de laFundación [...]

Landmark regional conference in Yangon on better laws for citizens

2019-06-18T11:28:42+00:00June 17th, 2019|Post-Legislative Scrutiny, Research|

Over 600 legislators, senior civil servants and experts in democracy have come together today (17 June) to share insights into how parliaments in Asia and around the world are monitoring and reviewing laws to ensure they work effectively for citizens, at a conference in Yangon, Myanmar. Delegates have come from Myanmar and 44 other [...]

Legislative scrutiny: overview of legislative scrutiny practices in the UK, India, Indonesia and France

2020-02-13T11:38:52+00:00June 12th, 2019|Legislative Scrutiny, PDF Document, Post-Legislative Scrutiny|

Overview of legislative scrutiny practices in the UK, India, Indonesia and France6This paper highlights the procedures and practices in reviewing legislation in selected parliaments, while recognising the differences deriving from the countries’ variety of historical backgrounds, political situations and the adopted constitutional and political systems. The paper provides an overview of legislative practices in the [...]

Just Add Women? Parliamentary Committees and the health sector in Africa

2020-02-13T10:36:18+00:00June 1st, 2019|PDF Document, Women’s Political Leadership|

A growing body of evidence shows that women have a substantive impact when they are included in legislatures, particularly when it comes to health. Yet, our understanding of how women in parliament achieve this impact remains poor. This policy paper helps to fill this gap by examining the extent to which parliamentary committees provide women [...]