Event Archive

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Sep
15
2021
Conference/Forum
The fall of Kabul four weeks ago has highlighted the failure of nearly 20 years of nation-building and raises questions about the effectiveness of democracy support. 
Sep
7-8
2021
Roundtable/Panel
Dr Kevin Casas-Zamora, Secretary-General at International IDEA, will participate in the panel "Mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on democracy", which will be part of the Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament, on 7 September, 14:30-16...
Jul
15
2021
Conference/Forum
Challenges facing our representative democracies today cannot be met without open, transparent and accountable parliaments. Marking the launch of the Parliamentary Talks series, OGP, International IDEA and Directorio Legislativo invite policymakers, experts...
Jun
24
2021
Roundtable/Panel
In the run-up to the Dutch parliamentary elections of 17 March 2021, threats to online political campaigns emerged, related to microtargeting, (foreign) funding, disinformation and lacking transparency by tech giants.
Jun
03
2021
Conference/Forum
Welcome to a conversation about the work to defend and strengthen democracy as Sweden celebrates its centenary, with the Swedish Minister of Culture and Democracy Amanda Lind and Annika Silva-Leander, Senior Programme Manager at the Democracy Assessment Unit...
May
31
2021
Launch/Presentation
International IDEA will participate in this event organized by the Swedish Development Forum (FUF) that takes a regional perspective on democracy, focusing particularly on the state of democracy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
May
11-12
2021
Conference/Forum
INTER PARES | Parliaments in Partnership – EU Global Project to Strengthen the Capacity of Parliaments invites you to the first of its kind Global Virtual Conference ‘Catalysing Parliamentary Action to Fight Climate Change’, taking place on 11-12 May 2021.
May
06
2021
Side Event
The 2021 Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development will be held on the theme ‘Promoting Peace in the Age of Compound Risk. Register here.
May
06
2021
Roundtable/Panel
The proliferation of disinformation and ease with which malign forces can manipulate information is greatly undermining democratic institutions. Political disinformation creates chaos, division, and distrust. It has resulted in parallel universes in which...
Mar
18
2021
Conference/Forum
Join us, for a high-level event on democratic renewal with opening keynotes by European Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen and US Assistant Secretary for Democracy Lisa Peterson. 
Mar
10
2021
Conference/Forum
How will disinformation shape European democracy in the years to come and how far-stretching are its consequences? The Dutch Permanent Representations to the EU is inviting you for an online discussion on this topical issue in the light of the upcoming...
Mar
02
2021
Roundtable/Panel
You are cordially invited to this cross-sectorial conversation among senior actors in Brussels to discuss how Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion are at the core of Europe’s Democratic future, share good practices from the Covid-19 pandemic experience,...
Feb
24
2021
Roundtable/Panel
One of the most concerning developments in today’s global state of democracy is the widespread shrinking of civic space. In various countries, civil society has been curtailed by governments who use oppressive laws, cut off funding and harass civic actors who...
Dec
16
2020
Roundtable/Panel
Uncontrolled finances can rob democracy of its unique strengths: political equality, the empowerment of the disenfranchised, and the ability to manage societal conflicts peacefully. The integrity of democratic process and representative bodies of government...
Nov
23
2020
Launch/Presentation
The European External Action Service organize the launch event of the EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy 2020-2024, which is a key political initiative of the HRVP Josep Borrell.  In a shifting geopolitical landscape, the EU is at the forefront of...
Nov
19-20
2020
Conference/Forum
Our 25th anniversary virtual conference will offer a tour of democracy around the world consisting of sequenced regional sessions. Hear from experts including Thomas Carothers, Ann Linde, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and Tania Pariona. Each session will be live...
Nov
17
2020
Conference/Forum
Mobile voting can broadly be defined as a form of voting where members of the election administration visit a voter either at home or at an institution in which they reside with a mobile ballot box to facilitate their vote. While mobile voting can help...
Nov
03
2020
Roundtable/Panel
Opportunities for early voting have increasingly been adopted by countries in Europe. Early voting allows a voter to cast her/his ballot in-person ahead of the main and the last voting day. Thus, unlike in other Special Voting Arrangements (SVAs), voting is...
Oct
27
2020
Workshop/Training
Posting voting is a well-established special voting arrangement (SVA) in many countries. It is generally facilitated by sending a voter a blank ballot paper through the national postal service. The voter then completes the ballot and returns it before a...
Oct
22
2020
Workshop/Training
The Swedish Parliament organizes an online seminar to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations. This event will be held at the Swedish Parliament's headquarters and will be broadcast online through the institution's website TV. International...