Tag: Moldova

L’Invité D&B: Pro-EU reluctance versus Euroscepticism in the rhetoric of Moldova’s elections

The pro-European rhetoric is present in the electoral campaign of 2019, but to a lesser extent than in previous parliamentary elections - it is now restricted to foreign policy - by Dionis Cenusa.

La Libre Belgique: Implications géopolitiques de l’élection législative moldave

Les véritables problèmes des moldaves résident avant tout dans la pauvreté, la corruption et le manque de perspectives. Il n'empêche: l'élection d'aujourd'hui revêt une dimension géopolitique non-négligeable.

Libération: Ilan Shor en Moldavie, condamné, bientôt député

Il a écopé de 7,5 de prison en 2017 pour avoir orchestré le siphonnage d'un milliard de dollars de trois banques. Ilan Shor est libre, et pourrait devenir député lors des élections du 24 février. Un symbole qui en dit long sur la Moldavie d'aujourd'hui.

L’Invité D&B: Diaspora’s power in the Moldovan Elections – Between Perceptions and Realities

The political struggle is extremely uneven for constituencies intended to represent Moldovans abroad in the February 24 election.

Politique Internationale: Entretien avec Igor Dodon, Président de Moldavie

Le Parti des Socialistes du Président Igor Dodon semble (très) bien placé en amont des élections législatives cruciales, le 24 février. Plongée dans la vision stratégique du chef de l'Etat.

L’Invité D&B: Adaptability of Russian factor in Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia in European integration context

Owing to the existence of pro-Russian parties that are ready to reach agreements with for now unknown concessions, Russia’s prospects in Moldova are clearly superior to those it can pursue in Georgia or Ukraine...

L’Invité D&B: Ten forecasts for 2019: Reconfiguration of European agenda in Moldova and the rule of law crisis in EU

Elections are nearing in Moldova. It is a crucial moment for the country's democracy and its European course - by Dionis Cenusa

L’Invité D&B: Deficiencies of European conditionality and survival of Moldova political class

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. The major emphasis of a new view on the improved conditionality mechanism should include the consolidation of other local players. Having more robust ...

L’invité D&B: Future of Association Agreements in Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia: local, European and Russian factors

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. Internal players that do not take part in governance in Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia can guarantee a better implementation of the Agreements, but ...

L’Invité D&B: Opportunities of extraparliamentary opposition, fears of government and positioning towards EU

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. Any electoral result favorable to the government can spawn protests inspired by the Armenian and/or Romanian precedent that can destabilize the balance of ...