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Jun
20
2016
News Article
International IDEA and Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy (NIMD) have launched a new module to promote interparty dialogue.
Jun
14
2016
News Article
he Office of International IDEA to the European Union organized a Roundtable on, “The Inter-generational Dialogue for Democracy”, which took place at the Mission of Canada to the EU in Brussels on...
Jun
10
2016
Press Release
International IDEA film investigates social media’s role in political finance and voter participation Money is central to politics and critical for communicating with constituents. Money can also...
Jun
10
2016
News Article
iKNOW Politics – a partnership of International IDEA, IPU, UNDP and UN Women – is moderating an online discussion on ‘Eliminating Discriminatory Laws and Closing Gender Gaps’. Despite ratification of...
Jun
02
2016
Feature Story
El pasado 15 de mayo, República Dominicana celebró las elecciones más complejas y amplias desde 1994. En esta oportunidad no sólo se eligieron Presidente y Vicepresidente, sino también la totalidad...
Jun
02
2016
Feature Story
On 15 May the Dominican Republic held its most complex elections since 1994. On this occasion, not only were the president and vice president elected, but also all the members of the lower house, the...
Jun
02
2016
News Article
Many political parties struggle with utilizing new technologies in their work, whether it is online fundraising or mastering innovative outreach and communication channels. For this reason,...
May
31
2016
News Article
On 12 May, the Office of International IDEA to the European Union inaugurated its new office premises in the presence of Secretary-General Yves Leterme and Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister...
May
31
2016
News Article
While the billions of dollars raised for this November’s US Presidential elections are making global headlines, similar problems on the other side of the Atlantic go much more unnoticed. The role of...
May
30
2016
Commentary
International IDEA has been working on the negative influence of money in political processes for over 15 years. Because I see this phenomenon as one of the major threats to democracy, I decided—when...
May
30
2016
News Article
The Office of International IDEA to the European Union (EUO) in Brussels launched French and Dutch versions of Democratic transitions: Conversations with world leaders at two separate events. A more...
May
26
2016
Press Release
International IDEA and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have co-organized the second installment in the Margaret Vogt Memorial Lecture series to happen today, 26 May 2016, at UN...
May
25
2016
Feature Story
The challenge of democracy and rule of law is to convey the complexity of the current turbulence and positive potential within both concepts, said Thomas Carothers of the Carnegie Endowment for...
May
25
2016
Press Release
International IDEA’s Permanent Observer office to the United Nations (UN) will launch today the English version of The Quality of Democracies in Latin America. Lead writer Leonardo Morlino and...
May
24
2016
Press Release
International IDEA and the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law (SAIFAC), are hosting a two-day conference with a focus on evaluating the...
May
20
2016
Feature Story
Campaign finance is a key issue for the quality of a democracy. The inescapable fact is that while democracy has no price, it does have an operating cost. The use of economic resources is an...
May
16
2016
News Article
International IDEA and the Electoral Integrity Project are delighted to announce the 2016 EIP/International IDEA graduate student essay prize winner – Kirill Kalinin (University of Michigan).
May
16
2016
News Article
From 17–21 May, commissioners and senior staff of the National Independent Electoral Commission of Madagascar (CENI) will meet up in Antananarivo for a five-day BRIDGE workshop on strategic planning...
May
13
2016
News Article
La VIII Conferencia sobre Justicia Electoral, “La Judicialización de la Política, Democracia Interna de los Partidos e Integridad del Proceso Electoral” se llevó a cabo en Manaos, Brasil, entre el 28...
May
13
2016
News Article
The VIII Conference on Electoral Justice, “The Judicialization of Politics, Internal Democracy of Political Parties and the Integrity of the Electoral Process”, was carried out in Manaus, Brazil,...