The Cyprus Policy Centre, INDEX Research and Dialogue and TASC, in cooperation with the Cyprus Academic Forum, invite you to an Open Discussion on the State of Democracy in Cyprus
12 March 2011 from 10:00 – 15:00 at Chateau Status (opposite the Ledra Palace) Nicosia.
What is the role of a Democratic Audit for Cyprus
10:15-10:30 Project description (INDEX and CPC)
10:30-10:50 Democratic Audits and their significance (TASC)
Corruption in Cyprus
12:00-12:10 Findings of research and dialogue on corruption in the south (Introduced by David Officer)
12:10-12:20 Findings of research and dialogue on corruption in the north (Introduced by Ahmet Sözen)
LUNCH (A light lunch will be provided)
Governance in Cyprus – What Relationship do CSOs have to the Policy Making Process in Cyprus?
13:45 What is governance? (Introduced by Robin Wilson)
13:50 The role of civil society in the south (Introduced by Caesar Mavratsas)
13:55 The experience of governance in the south (Introduced by Yiouli Taki)
14:00 The role of civil society in the north (Introduced by Erol Kaymak)
14:05 The experience of governance in the north (Introduced by Birikim Özgür)