Discover and read the best of Twitter Threads about #CivicSpace

Most recents (2)

Presidential aide Mabvuto Bamusi says President is committed to broaden #civicspace and guarantees to protect and promote human rights, But...
NGOs also have responsibilities as well as rights. Refers to recent demonstrations, death of police officer and vandalism of property.
And refers to amount of off budget support. 152 billion kwacha. (Only a portion of this in practice goes to NGOs). #NGOConferenceMw
Read 18 tweets
Attacks on civil, political & associational rights are now de rigeur for populist authoritarianism. These attacks take the form of systematic constraints on #CivicSpace. @godfreymusila's new rpt for @freedomhouse tracks how these attacks spread in #Africa
freedomhouse.org/report/special…
Since 2004 in #Africa, according to the rpt by @freedomhouse, many #African countries have attempted, adopted or are in the process of adopting laws or policies improperly constraining the #CivicSpace & political rights
freedomhouse.org/report/special…
To begin with, at least 12 #African countries, including: Algeria, Burundi, Ethiopia, Egypt, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, & Zambia, have adopted laws adversely constraining NGOs & the #CivicSpace since 2004
Read 7 tweets

Related hashtags

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!


This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!