Discussion: Mediation is more than just courts and lawyers, it is a culture developing quickly in this country

Mediation is more than just courts and lawyers, it is a culture. The public should accept it, because it is imperative for mediation to spread further than the legal aspect. This was one of the main conclusions from the promotional event “Improving the quality of mediation” organized by EPI, as part of the project “Mediate, do not hesitate!“.

Pandemic exacerbates challenges civil society faces

FRA’s report ‘Protecting civic space in the EU’ sheds light on the challenges civil society faces across the EU.

Policy dialogue: North Macedonia has more judges than the European average, but our judges also have more cases to solve

This was one of the conclusions from today’s policy dialogue “Implementation of the Strategy for Reform of the Judicial sector for the period 2017-2022 – how far are we and what is next?”, organized by the European Policy Institute (EPI)- Skopje.



Осврти и анализи



  • NETWORK 23

    „Network 23 is composed of civil society organizations, which in their regular activities monitor and evaluate the policies of the Chapter 23 - Judiciary and Fundamental Rights, and advocate in these areas before the governmental institutions.“

  • TEN

    "Think for Europe Network (TEN) is a network of think-tanks from the six Western Balkan countries that work on EU accession."

  • WB6

    "WB6 Advocacy Group is an initiative of Western Balkan think tanks aimed at accelerating and facilitating the European Union enlargement towards the Western Balkans.“


    „Informal network of young professionals who completed their postgraduate and doctoral studies outside the Republic of North Macedonia in EU related areas.“

  • EELN

    In partnership with the University of Utrecht, , Migration Policy Group and Human European Consultancy, as of January 2019, EPI participates in the work of the European Commission's network - 'European Network of Legal Experts in Gender Equality and Non-discrimination' (EELN). EELN monitors the transposition of EU acquis on non-discrimination and gender equality at the national level in all EU members states, the EFTA countries and in the candidate countries. It also provides independent advice to the European Commission on matters within its scope of work.


    FRANET is a multidisciplinary research network of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights founded in 2011. It includes one research partner or consortium from each member state of the European Union. Since 2018, FRANET expanded to include Macedonia. with EPI as its national research partner. FRANET produces thematic studies, reports and brief notices on various issues related to fundamental rights.



What are the key developments in relation to rule of law in view of EU accession in North Macedonia for the first three months of the year?

📋 Check out our first quarterly report on the rule of law in view of EU accession.

▶ https://t.co/Av769q0MSI ◀

EPI together with @crdefenders and the members of the @ThinkforEurope sent an open letter to the Members of the @Europarl_EN regarding the Draft Resolution on the 2021 Commission Report on North Macedonia.

How does the political environment affect human rights, where can we see the improvement and what are the challenges in rule of law reforms? These were the topics of the advocacy visit in Brussels by our Programme Director, @Ardita_AAI participated together with @crdefenders.

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