Gabriel Busquets Aparicio, Ambassador of Spain to Sweden, Co-Chair of the Council of Member States.
Kevin Casas-Zamora, Secretary-General, International IDEA shares his opening remarks.
Annika Söder, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, emphasizes the importance of the report.
Keboitse Machangana, Director of Global Programme, International IDEA discusses the conception of the Global State of Democracy Report.
Annika Silva-Leander, Head of Democracy Assessment and Political Analysis , International IDEA
Ola Rosling, Gapminder Foundation motivates feedback on questions on democracy today.
Annika Silva-Leander, Head of Democracy Assessment and Political Analysis at International IDEA discusses the implications of the GSoD finding with Helena Bjuremalm, Deputy Head of Unit for Democracy and Human Rights, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and Adina Trunk, Special Advisor to the Secretary-General.
Hugo Brauwers, Ambassador of Belgium to Sweden
The Global State of Democracy 2019 Report Launch in Stockholm
Finnish State Secretary Ms Johanna Sumuvuori and Chiara Adamo, Acting Director for Human Development, Migration, Governance and Peace in the Directorate General for International Partnerships, European Commission. Image credit: International IDEA.