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International IDEA

Supporting Democracy Worldwide

EVENT: Representation in the Age of Populism?

The appeal of traditional institutions for political representation seems to be in decline in both established and developing democracies alike. Increasingly, new forms of political action and agendas emerge, including different forms of Populism.
Experts will address whether populism—in all its different forms and shapes—signifies a potential demise of representative democracy, or if it triggers a renewal? 

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Jun
15
2018
Jaime Ortega Cucalòn (at right, foreground), Ambassador of Panama to Sweden, Norway and Finland (right); and Daniel Zovatto (at left), Director for Latin America and the Caribbean region for International IDEA.

Jaime Ortega Cucalòn (at right, foreground), Ambassador of Panama to Sweden, Norway and Finland (right); and Daniel Zovatto (at left), Director for Latin America and the Caribbean region for International IDEA.

Panama joins International IDEA as newest Member State
Jun
14
2018
Photo Credit: International IDEA/Iris Felicia Haidau

Photo Credit: International IDEA/Iris Felicia Haidau

Dutch Politician and Rights Activist elected as Chair of the Board of Advisers
Jun
08
2018

Candidates running for the position of Mayor of Lima arrived at the launch of the "Guide for a Livable City": Manuel Velarde, Jorge Villacorta, Jorge Muñoz, Norma Yarrow (representing candidate Renzo Reggiardo) and Gustavo Guerra García. Photo credit: International IDEA.

Encouraging Diversity in the Electoral Campaign
Jun
01
2018

Photo credit: Marilyn Neven, International IDEA

SYMPOSIUM: Supporting inclusive governance for sustainable democracy to celebrate 10 years of the European Day of Solidarity between generations

Upcoming Events

18 - 20 June 2018
Brussels
The appeal of traditional institutions for political representation, such as political parties and legislatures, seems to be in decline in both established and developing democracies alike. Increasingly, new forms of political action and agendas emerge, including different forms of Populism.
26 - 29 June 2018
UNITAR CIFAL Jeju, Republic of Korea
Over the past few decades, globalization and technological advancements have significantly boosted human mobility. As of 2017, UN DESA estimates that 258 million people—3.3 percent of the global population—are international migrants.
26 - 27 June 2018
Tbilisi, Georgia
On 26 and 27 June 2018, the third Conference on Money in Politics in Central and Eastern Europe will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia. Originating from the 2015 Global Conference on Money in Politics, in Mexico, this event brings together political parties, oversight agencies and political finance experts from across the region for the third consecutive year.

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