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Technology for Transparency in CEE and Eurasia.
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    Glasometar

    Glasometar is an online tool for measuring the voting preferences in elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The idea of ​​the tool is that citizens, through answers on default questions that have previously been answered by main political parties, as a result can get the level of agreement with political parties, as well as analyze their response in different ways in the context of political parties and their answers.

    In addition to assisting citizens, this tool is very good for analyzing the ideological position of citizens and political parties and therefore this tool may have a politicological significance.

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    Istinomjer

    Istinomjer is an online platform for the monitoring and evaluation of responsibilities of public office holders and political parties in power. Istinomjer platform analyzes on a daily basis public statements of public office holders and assesses their responsibility in giving them. Statements of individuals are tested for consistency and veracity as well as the fulfillment of the promises given in statements.

    Apart from this, Istinomjer monitors and analyzes the quality and level of fulfillment of electoral promises of the parties in power at different levels. It analyzes the individual promises given through pre and post-election programs and provides an assessment of their fulfillment and concreteness in several different ways.

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    POINT 4.0

    POINT Conference (Political Accountability and New Technologies) is a regional conference of civil society organizations from 7 countries of Southeast Europe, which are intensively engaged in using new technologies in their work, but it will also involve the participation of organizations, individuals, groups and institutions dealing with specific topics that the conference is focused on. POINT 4.0 is the fourth edition and a logical continuation of the successful POINT conferences, held in February 2012 and May 2013 and 2014.

    Specific topics or areas which will be in focus of POINT Conference in context of use of new technologies, include government accountability monitoring, open data, success of technology-related projects of civil society, using new technologies for advocacy, monitoring different branches of government and many more.

    POINT conference aims to become a multiplatform for civil society’s use of new technologies – to become a tool for education about the use of new technologies and social networks; a forum for exchanging opinions and experiences; an incubator for ideas, projects and strategies development; a virtual space for networking and informing of all socially conscious Internet users; and a social network for exploring, searching for partners and associates and coalitions building.

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    POINT 3.0

    POINT Conference (Political Accountability and New Technologies) is a regional conference of civil society organizations from 7 countries of Southeast Europe, which are intensively engaged in using new technologies in their work, but it will also involve the participation of organizations, individuals, groups and institutions dealing with specific topics that the conference is focused on.

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    POINT 2.0

    POINT Conference (Political Accountability and New Technologies) is a regional conference of civil society organizations from 7 countries of Southeast Europe, which are intensively engaged in using new technologies in their work, but it will also involve the participation of organizations, individuals, groups and institutions dealing with specific topics that the conference is focused on.

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    Techcamp Sarajevo

    On October 18-19 2012, local NGO representatives from the Western Balkans (Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina) came together with local and international activists who already use technology in their work in order to exchange their experiences, share ideas and incubate new projects for civil society, particularly with a focus on government accountability. The two-day meeting used the TechCamp “unconference” format ­ an interactive, hands-on event, which is part of the “Community boost_r Tech for high impact” initiative. Topics varied from how to use mobile technology for effective election monitoring (Amy O’Donnell from Frontline SMS led this discussion), all the way to “how to educate people to protest” – a very grassroots workshop.

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    Our Project (PTTA) Kicks Off!

    The kick off of the project took place between the 18th and 21st of August, in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Representatives from TechSoup, U.G. Zasto ne and ePaństwo Foundation agreed on an action plan to be implemented during the course of the project. We have assigned responsibilities and defined the next steps.

    We will be organizing two large, external facing events which apart from their usual agenda will also serve as network events: Personal Democracy Forum PL CEE (Gdańsk, Poland, March 2016) and POINT Conference (Sarajevo, BiH, June 2016). During the next 12 months we will also organize 3 smaller, network only events. The first of those is coming up in early October and will take place in Montenegro.

    Apart from this we will produce reports summing up the rules on opening data, as well as technological tools in use in the region. Each report will be available in a written form, but we will also work on telling the story in visuals, so that it is more digestible for a non-techie audience. The first report, on law frameworks, is coming up in December 2015, stay tuned. All of it will be published on our beautiful website.

    What is more, during the next 12 months we will take 5 working technology for transparency solutions and implement them in a different country. We are starting with helping the Croatian organization GONG

    fot by Alisa Karovic

    fot by Alisa Karovic

    in making Truth-o-meter website work for them (the name of the website will be Faktograf). It will be launched in October.

    Last, but not least: It is the right time for us to share some details about our crew. Find out who is working on the TransparenCEE! Meet Anna Sienicka, Anna Kuliberda and Alicja Peszkowska from TechSoup, Jakub Górnicki, Karolina Wysocka and Krzysztof Madejski from ePaństwo Foundation and Darko Brkan, and Boris Brkan from Zasto ne. Find out more on the “About us” subsite.

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    POINT 1.0

    POINT Conference (Political Accountability and New Technologies) is a regional conference of civil society organizations from 7 countries of Southeast Europe, which are intensively engaged in using new technologies in their work, but it will also involve the participation of organizations, individuals, groups and institutions dealing with specific topics that the conference is focused on.

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    Javna Rasprava

    A platform devoted to engage citizens in the public debate. It consists of a three modules allowing citizens to:

    • discuss legislation being currently processed in the parliament
    • ask parliamentarians about their opinions and share the feedback
    • create and sign petitions
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    Čiste liste

    Evaluating the work of the individuals from the existing political parties that have participated in the work of the government in the executive or legislative positions over a course of years

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    Political Accountability and New Technologies in Sarajevo – POINT 5.0

    POINT Conference (Political Accountability and New Technologies) is a regional conference of civil society organizations from 6 countries of Southeast Europe, which are intensively engaged in using new technologies in their work, but it also involves the participation of organizations, individuals, groups and institutions from all around the world.
    This year the event starts with Advocacy Day that will take place in Banja Luka on the May 25th, followed by three days of conference in Sarajevo. We will talk about meaning of open data in democracy, technology tools for transparency and accountability, current events and the impact of technology. There will be place for peer to peer learning during the workshops and for entertainment during the POINT night program.
    POINT conference is organized by our partners in crime: Regional Network ActionSEE created by CA Why not (Zašto ne) from BiH, Center for Research on Transparency and Accountability (CRTA) from Serbia, Metamorphosis Foundation from Macedonia, and Center for Democratic Transition (CDT) from Montenegro. TechSoup and TransparenCEE are event’s partners and co-organizers.

    point 5.0 conference

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