Monitoring of the government and advocacy
To monitor the work of the government and informing the public about it, as well as advocating for the necessary changes is the most important part of the work of civil society, since that is probably what the public and citizens individually expect from civil society the most. Internet, new technologies, social networks have brought a new era in this process. There has never been more information out there and there has never been so many people with access to them. But recognizing important information, presenting them in an understandable way, extracting and presenting proper conclusions, as well as identifying the most needed changes is still the biggest challenge for the whole process. POINT conference will discuss the cutting-edge online tools and methods of monitoring the government across the world, development of online communities for monitoring and advocacy, innovative projects that become decisive factors in the public opinion forming in a short time, as well as specifics attached to using new technologies that can be decisive in this process.