on page:
1 z 2
Dokumentacja

Watchdog Poland in May 2017

  Interventions In May Citizens Network Watchdog Poland joined the case of one of the clients of our legal advisory service. A citizen of Katowice asked the city hall to disclose information on the project of a transportation plan that the city had contracted out for nearly 900 thousand zloty (EUR 225,000). The mayor claimed…

Dokumentacja

REBEL: Satisfactory opening of international collaboration

Our consortium (led by Transparency International Czech Republic) successfully started the collaboration within the frame of project REinforcing direct democracy in BELarus by transferring the good practice from V4 countries (REBEL). Previous long phrase covers four days of intensive work-meetings, hearings of experts on direct democracy tools, representatives of CSOs, visits to senator, to Transparency…

Dokumentacja

Streaming Visegrad Values

We are going to shoot the short-movies. And the very fact of easy consensus about the content and formats among the partners of our new on-line-media project proves that there is a certain Visegrad space – not only as a political concept, but as a virtual culture-political landscape. The aim of video series production is…

Dokumentacja

Transparency of municipal companies in V4 region

Watchdog Poland was a partner of international project on transparency of municipal companies. The leader of this initiative was Oziveni from Czech Republic, partners: Transparency International Slovakia and Budapest Institute, Hungary. V4 countries suffer, similarly to other states from the post-communist area, from long-lasting and serious problems – corruption and misuse of public funds in…

Dokumentacja

Watchdogs’ capacity building – a study

Papers prepared for the European Centre for Not-for-Profit Law to be used during workshop session in Moldova “Implementation of the percentage mechanism: Practice and lessons learned from Central Europe” (September 13, 2016). In case of Poland it specifically concerned Good practices of reaching out to taxpayers in Poland by human rights and watchdog organizations.   Learning…

Dokumentacja

Polish experience in fighting corruption

A publication prepared for the Central European University describing the situation as regards fighting corruption in Poland in the years 1997-2015 from the Watchdog Poland’s perspective.  

Dokumentacja

Transparency of political parties

As we have been dealing with the transparency of political parties’ activity for quite a while, the time has come now for a short review. What have we managed to achieve? There is no clear-cut evidence of how (if at all) parties’ attitudes towards the right to information have changed. Nonetheless, it can be stated…

Dokumentacja

“We care for a better reality” – a campaign

We live ever faster. In a multitude of everyday duties, we frequently lack time to stop and reflect on things around us that do not function very well – in our relationships, in a local community or in our town – and what we can do to make them work better. This is why, as…

Dokumentacja

The Great Watchdog Convention

The film sums up the systemic project aimed at capacity building o watchdog community in Poland. The project was funded under EEA and Norway Grants in the years 2014-2016 and implemented by Citizens Network Watchdog Poland and partners Homo Faber Association, Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights, Court Watch Poland and Center for Citizenship Education.

Dokumentacja

Who pays for elections?

In 2015 Citizens Network Watchdog Poland, Stefan Batory Foundation, Stanczyk Foundation, Fundacja Wolności [Freedom Foundation], The Institute of Public Affairs and Association 61 undertook a topic that has been vivid since 2005 and which is financing of elections. That time the presidential ones. Article 125 of the Election Code states that financing of the election…

Dokumentacja

Show us your calendar, minister – press interview

Interview of Tomasz Kwaśniewski with Agnieszka Podgórska and Szymon Osowski for Duży Format (a special supplement to Gazeta Wyborcza).   We can share the translation thanks to the kind approval of Gazeta Wyborcza. *** We asked all provincial marshals and governors about the salaries of managers. And while we were at it, we also asked about…

1 z 2