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May
20
2015
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An article was published in Dagens Nyheter (DN) on the 17th of May. International IDEA’s response on the matters raised in the article is as follows: 1. Consultants and contractors The principal...
May
11
2015
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...
Apr
03
2015
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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
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When it comes to gender equality and women’s empowerment throughout the globe, one thing is certain: inaction is not an option.
Mar
23
2015
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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
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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
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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...
Mar
23
2015
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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
16
2015
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El estado de ánimo de América Latina está cambiando. En sólo tres años la región pasó de la euforia por su futuro económico a un optimismo mucho más moderado e incluso cauto. Este nuevo escenario...
Mar
16
2015
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Latin America’s frame of mind is changing. In only three years the region has passed from a state of euphoria about its economic future to a much more moderate optimism and even caution. This new...
Mar
12
2015
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International IDEA took the floor at a recent high-level UN debate convened by President of the General Assembly to highlight that quotas alone are n
Mar
08
2015
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The elections of 12 October 2014, have reconfigured the conformation of the Bolivian parliament, in which women reached 51% representation in the Legislative Assembly, placing the country in the...
Mar
06
2015
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Sixteen Latin American countries currently have a legal measure (parity or affirmative action) to try to increase the number of women nominated. However, the impact on women´s chances of getting...
Mar
05
2015
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On 27 November 2014, the Mexican Senate passed a bill amending the Federal Constitution in order to guarantee equal participation of indigenous women in electoral processes. The bill was initiated by...
Feb
20
2015
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International IDEA, the Woodrow Wilson Center, El País from Spain and Channel NTN 24 held the “Latin America's Electoral Cycle 2014-15” Forum, at the Wilson Center (Washington D.C.) on February 10,...
Feb
12
2015
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En el marco del III Foro Internacional de Santo Domingo (celebrado en la Republica Dominicana del 28 al 30 de enero de 2015), Daniel Zovatto, Director Regional para América Latina y el Caribe del...