26. March 2018

We continuously work with Romani members of local councils News release

The Center for Open Policy (COP) is continuously educating Romani members of local councils. Through a variety of projects, we are developing and strengthening their skills. Self-governing bodies in Slovakia have disposal of many great powers and have command over important financial and property resources. Therefore it is essential for the local council members to […]
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9. March 2018

We live in times, when it is being decided, in what country we want to continue to live. Once again. The situation has gone far enough, that it is needed to stand up from the computers, leave the social networks, and to use our free time to show the stakeholders, that it is enough. Once […]
17. November 2017

Today we celebrate the anniversary of the Velvet Revolution

Today, without hesitation and overconfidence, we celebrate the most important anniversary of our modern history. The dramatic events of November 1989 in Czechoslovakia are a part of European development which crushed the communist ideology responsible for millions of victims over last 100 years. The experience with totalitarian regimes of the 20 th century is still […]
8. November 2017

Press release: On the session of the Government about the amelioration of the law on municipalities

The Government doesn’t respond to the need of a complex reform of self-administration of municipalities, it only acts in favour of the mayors’ lobby Slovak self-administration of municipalities needs a profound and complex reform. As put by an expert of the Center for Open Policy, and the member of local council in Dolný Kubín, Ján […]