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May
17
2015
Feature Story
On 17 May 1990, the World Health Organization decided to remove homosexuality from its official list of mental disorders. The commemoration of this day represents an annual landmark to raise...
May
11
2015
News Article
On 10 March, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet established the Presidential Advisory Council against conflicts of interest, influence peddling and corruption, in response to her commitment to take...
May
11
2015
News Article
El 10 de marzo pasado, la Presidenta de Chile, Michelle Bachelet, creó el Consejo Asesor Presidencial contra los conflictos de interés, tráfico de influencias y corrupción (CAP), respondiendo a su...
May
11
2015
News Article
International IDEA´s Secretary-General, Mr Yves Leterme, went on a working mission to Chile from April 13 to April 15. The Secretary-General was accompanied by International IDEA´s Regional Director...
May
08
2015
News Article
Between 6 and 9 April the results of the Second Survey on Constitutional Culture in Argentina were presented in the cities of Buenos Aires and Cordoba. The survey was performed by International IDEA...
May
08
2015
News Article
Entre el 6 y 9 de abril se presentaron los resultados de la Segunda Encuesta de Cultura Constitucional en Argentina, en las ciudades de Buenos Aires y Córdoba. El estudio fue realizado por IDEA...
May
04
2015
Press Release
STOCKHOLM – NEW YORK - The inclusion of proposed Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 – Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and...
Apr
27
2015
Press Release
As the date of the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda draws near, one of the heated debates in the United Nations (UN) is on how its implementation will be monitored and be made accountable...
Apr
25
2015
Feature Story
Our thoughts at this time are with the people of Nepal, India and Bangladesh affected by the earthquake that struck northwest of Nepal’s capital, Kathmandu. The full extent of the damage and...
Apr
17
2015
Press Release
The Office of the Permanent Observer for International IDEA to the UN and IDEA’s Democracy and Diversity Team will host a side event on “Enhancing Political Participation of Indigenous Peoples and...
Apr
13
2015
Press Release
April 13, 2015 | STOCKHOLM - As an important member state of International IDEA since its establishment in 1995, Chile has been actively engaged in initiatives to support democracy in Latin America...
Apr
07
2015
Feature Story
1 Introduction: Risk does encompass more than Violence "The biggest risk is not taking any risk…. In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not...
Apr
03
2015
News Article
After a frenzied period of campaigning which fed and was equally fed by fears of a possible outbreak of massive electoral violence and worse in Nigeria, the people of Africa’s most populous country...
Mar
27
2015
News Article
When it comes to gender equality and women’s empowerment throughout the globe, one thing is certain: inaction is not an option.
Mar
27
2015
Feature Story
The news has not been good for Latin America of late: after a “golden decade” (2002-2013) the tailwinds have dwindled. The marked economic slowdown in the region, especially in South America, and the...
Mar
26
2015
Feature Story
Últimamente las noticias no son buenas para América Latina. Después de una “década dorada” (2002-2013), el viento de cola dejó de soplar. La marcada desaceleración económica que vive la región, sobre...
Mar
23
2015
News Article
El pasado martes 10 de marzo, la presidenta Michelle Bachelet de Chile, creó el Consejo Asesor Presidencial contra los conflictos de interés, tráfico de influencias y corrupción respondiendo a su...
Mar
23
2015
News Article
On 10 March 2015, Chile’s President Michelle Bachelet created the Presidential Advisory Council against conflict of interests, influence peddling, and corruption. This recent development is very much...
Mar
23
2015
News Article
The Ministries of Justice and of the Interior of Colombia, the Inter-American Development Bank and International IDEA organized the “Balance of powers: Experts’ Opinions”, forum as well as the “...
Mar
23
2015
News Article
Los Ministerios de Justicia y del Interior de Colombia, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo e IDEA Internacional organizaron los días 4, 5 y 6 de marzos el Foro “Equilibrio de Poderes: los expertos...