Civic Activism Unleashed: New Hope or False Dawn for Democracy?

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One of the signal events in global politics in the last decade has been the transformation of political and civic activism. Not only is the new activism qualitatively different in character from what it was in 2000; its intensity and frequency have dramatically increased. Activists are developing a new type of civic movement, applying innovative forms of direct action against governments and often operating without leaders or even any well-defined set of aims.  In Civic Activism Unleashed, Carnegie examines the changing shape of contemporary civic activism. It shows how the emerging civic activism has important implications for the whole concept of civil society-and for the relationship between citizens, political institutions, and states. Read more here.

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BCSDN Is Hiring a Communications Officer!
February 1, 2019
CSOs in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in the Western Balkans – Mapping Report
February 15, 2019

One of the signal events in global politics in the last decade has been the transformation of political and civic activism. Not only is the new activism qualitatively different in character from what it was in 2000; its intensity and frequency have dramatically increased. Activists are developing a new type of civic movement, applying innovative forms of direct action against governments and often operating without leaders or even any well-defined set of aims.  In Civic Activism Unleashed, Carnegie examines the changing shape of contemporary civic activism. It shows how the emerging civic activism has important implications for the whole concept of civil society-and for the relationship between citizens, political institutions, and states. Read more here.

Source: Carnegie Europe

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