Jiří Navrátil is Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Public Economics, Masaryk University in Brno, and Assistant Professor at the Department of Civil Society Studies, Charles University in Prague. His research focus is on social movements, political culture and civil society, and inter-organisational networks. He has published on the Global Justice Movement and political activism in CEE. His recent publications include ‘Promoting competition or cooperation? The impact of EU funding on Czech advocacy organizations’ (with O. Císař, Democratization 2014) and Dreams of Civil Society Two Decades Later: Civic advocacy in the Czech Republic (with M. Pospíšil, available from Masaryk University Press in 2014).