If there is one word that encapsulates democracy this year, it is resilience


Message from the Secretary-General on the International Day of Democracy 2021.

If there is one word that encapsulates democracy this year, it is resilience.

"On International Democracy Day, let’s celebrate the bright spots and support the brave protesters, judges, journalists, activists, and politicians who dare to stand up and be counted." -- Kevin Casas-Zamora, International IDEA Secretary-General


What’s happening to democracy in Latin America?


International IDEA hosted a webinar on 16 June 2021 entitled: “What’s happening to democracy in Latin America?” as part of its new #DebatingDemocracy Webinar Series.

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Towards a Summit for Democracy


The Community of Democracies (CoD) in cooperation with the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA), and the Open Government Partnership (OGP), gathered on 23 April to discuss the future of Democracy in accordance with U.S.