ivo.sk
  search
President of IVO evaluates current development in Slovakia

Grigorij Mesežnikov gave an interview about the current political topics for the weekly Csallóköz – Žitný ostrov (Rye Island)

From the interview:

Slovakia has undergone a turbulent development over the last twenty years. How would you evaluate it?

In the broader context Slovakia is undoubtedly a "success story" - in twenty years Slovakia has undergone an incredible transformation. Although, it is not different from other post-socialist countries that joined the EU and NATO, we had here a more difficult conditions and situations when it did not seem very good with Slovakia, but we have overcome these difficulties. We live as free people in a free society, we have democracy, market economy that can provide a relatively high standard of living, despite of the problems with the economic crisis our economy is still thriving, as a member of NATO we have a security guarantees....

Read more: Slovensko je príbehom úspechu [PDF, in Slovak].




>> Back to News

V4 is primarily based on cooperation in the domain of politics. But how is it perceived by the inhabitants of individual countries? 

What encourages some actors to promote ties with a declining power with aggressive foreign policy and undemocratic regime?

Visegrad Four as Viewed by the Public
Who Is Playing Russian Roulette in Slovakia

Socio-economic aspect of migration, aspect of integration of migrants and refugees and domestic political aspect of migration in V4.

Political leaders have undermined the public perception of unanimity. V4 countries have been divided on certain aspects of the conflict.

Phantom Menace. The Politics and Policies of Migration in Central Europe
Diverging Voices, Converging Policies. V4 Reactions to the Russia-Ukraine Conflict

Historical, political and ideological aspects of the right-wing extremism in central Europe.

Book on new political parties in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland.

Extremism vs. Democracy in Central Europe: Issues, Experiences, Challenges
Alternative Politics? The Rise of New Political Parties in Central Europe

Collection of analytical studies from experts from Great Britain, France, Norway, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.

Confronting the dark sides of the past and considering the participation of Christians in public life.

Conspiracy Theories in Europe
Tiso's Ghost in 2016 Slovakia
Content © 2006 Inštitút pre verejné otázky.
Design © 2006 Komplot
Generated by Buxus content management system from ui42.


tlačiťposlaťhore