An overview of experiences prepared for Democratic Institutions and Democratic Governance – an OSCE / Human Dimension workshop, Warsaw, 12-14 May 2004
Professor Evgenii Dainov
Clearly, at these gatherings what we are doing is trying
to fuse theory with
practice, in order to produce policy and to plan action.
This is much more satisfying
than the usual arguments around "theory versus
practice" and vice
versa. The downside is that the fusion we are aiming at
If we get it wrong, we do not simply get criticized by
other thinkers. If we
get it wrong, people suffer.