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Govts fail to create an environment for active civil society and citizenship participation. How does your country rank? And do you agree?

By Stefanie Schuddebeurs

How does your country’s government rank in supporting civil society? A new index published today by the global civil society network, CIVICUS, shows that many governments around the world are failing to keep their promise to create an environment that allows citizens to mobilise and participate in civil society.

The CIVICUS `Enabling Environment Index’ (EEI) is the first rigorous attempt to measure and compare the conditions that affect the potential of citizens to participate in civil society and ranks the governance, socio-cultural and socio-economic environments for civil society in 109 countries.

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