International Institute for Monitoring Democratic and Parliamentary Process
The Chisinau branch of the IIMDD IPA CIS held a press conference on the study “The Internet and Electoral Campaigning”. The representatives of the media were informed on the first results of the opinion poll conducted in March-April 2018 jointly with the Association of Sociologists and Demographers of the Republic of Moldova.
Director of the Chisinau branch Evgeniy Shtirbu stressed the increased role played by the Internet in the electoral process and noted that it was highly important to regulate information and electoral campaigns held across the Web and prevent the spread of unreliable information about the candidates and political parties.
The research-based recommendations will be focused on the improvement of regulatory framework of the Republic of Moldova in the field of using the Internet in the course the elections. The final results will be presented at the roundtable in September 2018.
- 13 april 2018 The Program of Cooperation between the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus for 2018-2021 was signed
13 april 2018
IPA CIS 47th Plenary Session takes place
In the course of the Session parliamentarians discussed the issue of cultural dialogue of the Commonwealth countries and considered a number of draft model laws
12 april 2018
The meeting of the IPA CIS Council was held in St. Petersburg
Valentina Matvienko was reelected Chairperson of the IPA CIS Council