Analysis of legislative power in the Republic of Serbia included the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and the Assembly of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina and showed that legislative authorities meets the 59 percent indicator of openness. This result points to the possibility of significantly improving of the openness.
Parliament of Montenegro should open direct channels of communication with citizens through social networks
The Parliament of Montenegro is the most transparent legislative power in the region but there are still significant issues this institution must deal with in order to achieve international standards of openness and accountability.
Legislative branch in Bosnia and Herzegovina has a lot of work to do on its openness to the citizens
Analysis of openness and accountability of the legislative authorities conducted by the regional network of NGOs “ActionSEE”, within the project “Network for responsibility, new technologies and openness of institutions in South East Europe”, showed that the legislative branch of government in BiH meets just over half (51%) of indicators of openness. The research was conducted from October to December 2016 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo.
Development of openness and accountability of the Parliament of Albania needs to be strategically planned
According to the research results of the ACTION SEE Regional Openness Index, the Parliament of Albania meets 60% of indicators of openness. This result means that there is still work to be done to have a better performance of Albanian Parliament’s activity.
The press conference titled “Openness of institutions of executive power in the region and Montenegro” took place on April 24, at the CentreVille hotel in Podgorica. This event saw the presentation of the results from the research on openness of executive powers in the region, carried out within the project ACTION SEE – Accountability, Technology and Institutional Openness Network in SEE.
The third meeting of the partners in the project ACTION SEE – Accountability, Technology and Institutional Openness Network in SEE took place on 24 April 2017 at the Info Centar in Podgorica.