SERBIA: The criminalisation of civil society
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SERBIA: The criminalisation of civil society

Article from Vukasin Obradovic, published on Balkani e Caucaso  An attempt is underway in Serbia to discredit civil society. Serious and heavy attacks against some Serbian non-governmental organisations came from…

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FRANCE: French Minister of Interior interferes with European Commission’s distribution of funding to local NGO
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FRANCE: French Minister of Interior interferes with European Commission’s distribution of funding to local NGO

A letter leaked to the media shows that the French Minister of Interior Gerald Darmanin requested to the European Commission to withdraw the funding of an EU project application granted to a French organisation working…

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FRANCE: Worsening Crackdown on Civic Space by Macron’s Government to preserve ‘Republican Values’

- ECF update to the CIVICUS Monitor, published on 04 April 2021, available here. Background Following the murder of teacher Samuel Paty as a result of an islamophobia smear campaign, and the…

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