AI Regulation proposal. Conformity assessments

From the perspective of our concerns regarding the human (rights)-centered approach, the European Commission’s proposal on AI regulation is in […]


AI Regulation proposal. High-risks Systems

In the previous article, we wrote about the EU Database of High-risks AI systems. We appreciated the idea but pointed […]


Comment on AI Regulation Proposal. EU Database on High-risk AI Systems.

In this series of texts, we will concentrate shortly on selected provisions of the proposal, as due to their importance […]


AI Regulation Proposal. What’s on the Plate?

Here it is! A long-awaited proposal on Artificial Intelligence regulation was officially presented by the European Commission. We had an […]


alGOVrithms 2.0: The State Of Play

The second edition of “alGOVrithms. The State of Play” is taking an in-depthlook at the usage of Automated Decision Making […]


Open Hospitals. Reducing corruption risks in emergency and non-competitive purchases in hospitals

COVID-19 crisis has created an unprecedented scale of emergency purchases made by governments. Lacks some answers or procedures gives extraordinary […]


Summary of 2020

We closed the year 2020. It was a year of a crisis or rather multiple crises. But that year has […]


MEDIA, CHATS, NARRATIVES. The Role of the Internet and Other New Technologies During Protests in Belarus

Minsk, the capital city of Belarus is only 540 kilometres from Warsaw and less than1900 from Brussels. Despite this close […]


Coalition to Make Whistleblowing Safe During COVID-19 and Beyond

The signatories to this letter call on all public authorities and institutions to protect those who report or expose the […]

For journalists and bloggers, Policy

Lessons on trust, democracy and technology

When I was a kid I loved to observe how Shepherds dogs rather than strongly imposing the will on sheep […]

CEE, Events

PDF CEE 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic

Due to the development of the situation related to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID -19), and in accordance with the decisions […]

For journalists and bloggers

Digital decade and human dignity. What awaits us in the future?

Big data will outgrow its name, automatic decision making will become a matter of everyday life, social media will cause […]

No category

2019 summary and 2020 teaser

As we are approaching the next edition of Personal Democracy Forum CEE in 2020, it is a good occasion to […]

CEE, Policy

In Solidarity with Ivan Pavlov

We, the undersigned organisations and individuals, express our solidarity with Ivan Pavlov, a Russian human rights activist and lawyer, who […]


More civic than tech

Civic tech community in Central-Eastern Europe and Central Asia, the audience of the Personal Democracy Forum CEE and the impact […]