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Dec
10
2018
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With parliamentary elections in Moldova less than three months away, debate on the funding of election campaigns is heating up. On 6 December 2018, International IDEA organized Moldova’s first...
Dec
03
2018
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Malaysian and international election experts convened for a two-day Electoral Reform Roundtable on 30 November and 1 December 2018, in Kuala Lumpur, to discuss wide-ranging reform of the electoral...
Nov
30
2018
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International IDEA and the Permanent Secretariat of the Community of Democracies (PSCD) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen their cooperation in promoting and supporting democracy....
Nov
30
2018
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IDEA Internacional y la Cepal organizaron en Santiago de Chile, los días 26, 27 y 28 de noviembre, la Conferencia regional sobre el “Estado de la Democracia en América Latina” This article is...
Nov
30
2018
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International IDEA and ECLAC jointly organized the Regional Conference on the "State of Democracy in Latin America" in Santiago, Chile, on 26-28 November 2018.
Nov
29
2018
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Dr Surin Pitsuwan served as Chair of the International Board of Advisors until his unexpected passing on 30th November 2017.  He was survived by his wife Alisa and three children. Surin Pitsuwan...
Nov
23
2018
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International IDEA Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific presented results of the Global State of Democracy data at the 20th Annual Congress at the King Prajaripok Institute (KPI) in Bangkok....
Nov
23
2018
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El pasado 16 de noviembre se reunieron en la Ciudad de México Miguel Angel Lara Otaola –jefe de la Oficina Subregional para México y Centroamérica—y Yuri Beltrán Miranda—consejero electoral del...
Nov
23
2018
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Miguel Angel Lara Otaola, International IDEA’s Head of Programme for the Mexico and Central America Office, and Yuri Beltrán Miranda, Councillor of Mexico City’s Electoral Institute (IECM, for its...
Nov
21
2018
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The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) on November 17 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (...
Nov
21
2018
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Disclaimer: Views expressed in this commentary are those of the staff member. This commentary is independent of specific national or political interests. Views expressed do not necessarily represent...
Nov
16
2018
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Fiji’s 2018 parliamentary elections took place on 14 November with over 630,000 registered voters at 2,173 polling stations, including advanced and postal voters. With heavy rain and a tropical...
Nov
13
2018
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International IDEA co-hosted the Third Annual Melbourne Forum (MF3) on “Implications of Culture for Constitution Building” on 15-16 October 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Melbourne Forum on...
Nov
07
2018
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Relations between the media and electoral authorities can be strained or uneasy, and the result of such strained relations can be misinformation or missed opportunities. Since public confidence (and...
Nov
06
2018
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Ensuring the effective implementation of political finance regulations and regularly updating them to appropriately address new risk areas are the keys to successful anti-corruption efforts. In order...
Oct
26
2018
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Centre-left Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) will form the third elected government of Bhutan following Lotay Tshering’s win in the 18 October parliamentary election. With the ruling People’s Democratic...
Oct
17
2018
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El 11 y 12 de octubre, en la ciudad de Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, tuvo lugar la II Conferencia de la Asociación de Magistradas Electorales de las Américas (AMEA),con la participación de trece...
Oct
17
2018
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Bolivia assumes the presidency of the AMEB and promotes the debate on the Parity and Intercultural Democracy.
Oct
17
2018
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Bolivia assumes the presidency of the AMEA and promotes discussion on Parity and Intercultural Democracy.   On 11-12 October, in the city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, the Second Conference...
Oct
12
2018
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Two secretarial officers from the Bhutanese Parliament underwent a vigorous two-week Fellowship Programme from 20-31 August 2018 at the state parliament of Tasmania, Australia. The Fellowship...