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
From left: Myriam Pineault-Latreille, Policy Analyst at Global Affairs Canada, Bengt van Loosdrecht, Ambassador of the Netherlands to Sweden, Filomena von Zeipel, Cabo Verde Honorary Consul in Sweden, Dr Kevin Casas-Zamora, International IDEA’s Secretary-General and Sylvia Naa Adaawa Annoh, Ambassador of Ghana to Sweden.