Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

Working Group 1: Democracy, Human Rights, Good Governance & Stability

WG1: Democracy & Human Rights

Tagged under Working Group 1


EaP CSF Working Group “Democracy, Human Rights, Good Governance and Stability” deals with the main issues on the agenda of EaP Thematic Platform 1 on Democracy, Good Governance and Stability. The group took the decision to add “human rights” to its title and suggested that the title of the Thematic Platform 1 also be changed. The WG1 is the largest group in terms of members.

Goals of the Working Group

The WG1 believes that the EaP provides an opportunity for the partner countries to integrate with the European Union by developing stable democratic structures and by enabling stronger participation of civil society, in areas such as:

  • human rights
  • electoral standards
  • media freedom
  • combating corruption
  • training
  • networking of local authorities


  1. Local Government and Public Administration Reform
  2. Fight against Corruption 
  3. Visa Facilitation
  4. Media Freedom 
  5. Human Rights 
  6. Election Monitoring
  7. Judiciary Reform 
  8. Gender Equality
  9. Regional Cooperation and Confidence Building


Krzysztof Bobinski, Unia and Polska Foundation, EU Coordinator |

Ana Natsvlishvili, Georgian Young Lawyers' Association, EaP Coordinator |

Reporting and News

WG1 Annual Meeting Report, June 2016

WG1 Annual Meeting Photos, June 2016

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