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Explaining public support for the Law on the use of languages in Macedonia

This article aims to explain citizens’ support for the Law on the Use of Languages (LUL) through their demographic characteristics, political participation, party affiliation and ethnic belonging. We base this article on an empirical ordered logistic regression models using an original database of 669 Macedonian respondents. We compare the support of Macedonian public for the …

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A Social Movement in First Person Singular: The Colours of the “Colourful Revolution” in North Macedonia.

The true identity of the Colourful Revolution in North Macedonia was subject to contrasting public discourses. The authors provide a combined descriptive and micro-level empirical analysis, based on an original dataset, to prove that the Colourful Revolution complies with the essential elements of a social movement. They elaborate the main features of its collective identity …

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‘A Social Movement in First Person Singular: The Colours of the “Colourful Revolution” in North Macedonia’ – published in Southeastern Europe Journal. 

The latest article ‘A Social Movement in First Person Singular: The Colours of the “Colourful Revolution” in North Macedonia’, written by our researchers Josipa Rizankoska and Jasmina Trajkoska, is now published in Southeastern Europe Journal.  Abstract: The true identity of the Colourful Revolution in North Macedonia was subject to contrasting public discourses. The authors provide …

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Conducted four Focus Groups on topic ‘Law on the use of the languages’

The DIALOGUE team has conducted four focus groups envisaged within the project ‘Impact Assessment of the Regulation on the use of Languages’.  The focus groups took place in the Municipalities of Chair, Kumanovo, Prilep and Gostivar in May 2018. More on this activity, and the project, you can find following this link. ” template=”default” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” …

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Announcing the beginning of the project ‘Impact assessment of the regulation on the use of languages’

DIALOGUE – Center for Deliberative Democracy has started the project titled as ‘Impact Assessment of the regulation on the use of languages’. The project will be implemented as part of the two-year project ‘Regulatory Impact Assessment (RIA) in the Shadow: Fostering evidence-based policy making’, financed by the European Union and run by the Institute for …

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New Analysis by Jasmina Trajkoska and Josipa Rizankoska published in the Journal Political Thought

THE “COLORFUL REVOLUTION” AND THE MOVEMENT “FOR A SHARED MACEDONIA” SYMBOLS OF AN AWAKENING PARTICIPATORY CIVIC CULTURE OR INDICATORS OF DEEP PARTY DIVISIONS IN MACEDONIAN SOCIETY? A CASE STUDY – PRILEP This is a case study on the Macedonian movements ‘I Protest’ (better known as the Colorful Revolution) and ‘For a Shared Macedonia’ in the …