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SUNY/CID Congratulates Lejla Hasanović, a Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Fellow for European Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Participants

Lejla Hasanović, who serves as the Legal and Policy Advisor at SUNY/CID’s USAID/Strengthening Governing Institutions and Practices (SGIP) project in Bosnia and Herzegovina, completed a two week Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) fellowship in in Washington DC. This fellowship focuses on developing and cultivating relationships for top European and Eurasian entrepreneurs.


Other Features

Anti-Corruption Training in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Group at Training.

On July 28, 2017 SUNY/CID’s USAID-funded Strengthening Governing Institutions and Processes in Bosnia and Herzegovina (USAID/SGIP) and the Bosnia and Herzegovina State Ministry of Justice held a training for the Agency for the Prevention of Corruption and Coordination of the Fight against Corruption (APIK). The training covered anti-corruption principles and practices for drafting laws to eliminate loopholes for corruption.


Inclusive Governance: Training Inspires Mechanism for Enhancing Citizen Participation

Felix Olwero.

As the first legislative assembly clerk in Siaya County, Felix Olwero is the in-house administrative and chief accounting officer who oversees the assembly’s day-to-day operations. Before 2014, Kenya had only one national legislative assembly; adoption of a devolved system of governance introduced 47 county governments each with its own legislative body.


Governance Information Bulletin

The GIB is a newsletter that draws attention to technical matters involved in strengthening political institutions and to broader issues of aid strategies, democracy assistance, public sector performance, and to countries and regions where SUNY/CID is working. Our most recent edition can be found here and the archive here.

Featured Publication

David E. Guinn: "Success in parliamentary strengthening: What does it mean?"

Robert Nakamura, et al.: "Stregthening Deliberative Bodies: Legislative Engagement Reference Paper" (pdf)

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At SUNY/CID we connect people and ideas for integrated development through the design and implementation of large, multi-year donor funded projects, institutional capacity building projects, and research-intensive assessments and evaluations. Learn more about us and our mission.

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