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Policy Insight| Anti-money laundering in Albania – What role for civil society?

Anti-money laundering in Albania – What role for civil society? Topics related to money laundering and terrorist financing are not new to civil society, academia and especially the media in Albania. While the latter (media) has often reported on the phenomenon , law and economics researchers have addressed both topics, …

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National Security vs. Accountability: Striking the Right Balance

National Security vs. Accountability: Striking the Right Balance April 2021 – Information classification is an important mechanism that governments use to keep citizens safe and protect national interests. However, when classification regimes produce excessive secrecy, they can both interfere with democratic governance and counterproductively jeopardize national security. As such, on …

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Transparency and Accountability at Local Self-Government Level | Monitoring report

Monitoring report “Transparency and Accountability at Local Self-Government Level” A comparative assessment of Transparency Programs in 12 municipalities in Albania   March 2021 – The main purpose of this report is to assess the proactive transparency of 12 municipalities (Shkodra, Lezha, Kukes, Dibra, Durres, Tirana, Elbasan, Fier, Berat, Vlora, Korca and …

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