Between 19 and 21 October 2016, EED visited Canada for a series of high level meetings with the Canadian government, democracy support organisations as well as a panel debate at the University of Ottawa.
Today´s democratic leadership seems to be in crisis, contending with a lack of vision, responsibility, and perhaps even courage to lead. With “courage to take responsibility” the theme of the 20th "Forum 2000", the event sets out to examine some…
On 16 September, EED and International IDEA – an intergovernmental organisation that supports sustainable democracy worldwide - organised a panel discussion on Money in Politics: Democracy, state-building and corruption in the Eastern Neighbourhood.
“What we are seeing in Armenia is a worrying pattern of increasing human rights violations, particularly regarding freedom of assembly. This means an ever-shrinking space for democracy and less opportunity for citizens to make their voices heard.”