Populist parties are winning elections across Europe. Instead of ignoring them, established parties should be taking notes. But first, what exactly is a populist? Read our full commentary published in Politico .
Join us at the panel “The Global State of Democracy: Crisis or Trendless Fluctuations” during the 25th IPSA World Congress of Political Science. International IDEA invites leading scholars to discuss the global state of democracy and to evaluate whether extant measures of democracy are helpful tools to reveal the trends.
The global trends of democratic...
Join us for a live chat on International IDEA's Facebook page – as we sit down to discuss citizen engagement with Brechtje Kemp. We'll be exploring how to harness the power of innovation to drive a renewed sense of connectedness between institutions and those they serve. If you have a question or comment that you want to put to the expert- join the...
Engaging the youth in Bangladesh: A showcase of the Youth Democracy Academy
From participating in organized political parties, social movements and civil society, Bangladeshi youth are striving to ensure their voices and needs are being heard at all levels. To support young people in this, and to ensure they have the tools needed to effectively contribute and lead their democratic processes, International IDEA and ActionAid Bangladesh showcased International IDEA’s Youth Democracy Academy.
Participants of the YDA Showcase Workshop in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo credit: of ActionAid Bangladesh.