Parliamentary Oversight of Environmental Governance and Legislation
A thorough understanding of the effects of political trust, and how it can be built, is essential to combat the rise of populism and anti-system parties, and would be valuable for democracy assistance more broadly. Despite this, political trust remains poorly understood.
This guide is an introduction to independent oversight institutions and their relationship with parliament. It addresses institutions’ mandates, leadership, reporting, and budgeting, from the perspective of parliaments with their role to establish, oversee, and collaborate with independent institutions in order to strengthen democratic governance
by Dr Matt Qvortrup
A survey of 34 countries’ regulation of referenda shows that worldwide, regulation is minimal and open to abuse.
A global and country-specific analysis of parliaments’ relationships with Supreme Audit, Anti-Corruption, and Human Rights instututions.
Learning from Success: The Implementation of Election Observation Recommendations in Sub-Saharan Africa
by Susan Dodsworth and Nic Cheeseman, International Development Department, University of Birmingham International election observers invest significant time and energy in making recommendations designed to improve the integrity and credibility of future elections. Yet observers do not always have the opportunity to monitor the implementation of their recommendations over time, nor the capacity to conduct […]
ОБЗОР ПРАКТИКИ ПЕРЕСМОТРА ЗАКОНОДАТЕЛЬСТВА В СОЕДИНЕННОМ КОРОЛЕВСТВЕ ВЕЛИКОБРИТАНИИ И СЕВЕРНОЙ ИРЛАНДИИ, ИНДИИ, ИНДОНЕЗИИ, ФРАНЦИИ И ГРУЗИИ