The HCLU is a Hungarian human rights watchdog working independently of political parties, the state or any if its institutions. The HCLU’s aim is to promote the case of fundamental rights and principles laid down by the Constitution of Hungary and by international conventions. Generally, it has the goal of building and strengthening civil society and the rule of law in Hungary and in the CEE region. Since the HCLU is an independent non-profit organization, its financial resources are mostly provided by foundations and by an increasing number of private persons.
Democracy in Poland, as elsewhere, will not succeed unless having responsible and active citizens. We believe that an active citizen participation forms the basis of democatic country and that schools play an important role in effective education of young citizens.
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.
Funky Citizens builds research-based, data-driven online advocacy tools. Our tools aim to be educational and actionable, encouraging young citizens to engage in accountability and government responsibility initiatives in which they can see an impact. By aggregating and educating youth around a series of tools, we believe we can build the understanding and human capital necessary to influence more participatory, responsible and transparent democracy in Romania. Ultimately, our user-base should empower citizens to influence public sector reform.
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.