@NEDemocracy partner @AfricaDefenders expanded the capacity of African orgs to protect human rights defenders across the continent with its Ubuntu Hub Cities Initiative. https://t.co/R5sBMtokyg
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Against the backdrop of Russia's war in Ukraine, we asked four experts what challenges lie ahead for maintaining and expanding democratic solidarity, and what action is needed to support the preservation of a democratic Ukraine.
This report explores the challenge of safeguarding democratic principles and processes as AI technologies enable governments to collect, process, and integrate unprecedented quantities of data about the online and offline activities of individual...
As policymakers and global health leaders gathered for the Global COVID-19 Summit, the International Forum for Democratic Studies asked four experts from different regions of the world to comment on trends in authoritarianism and its effect...
10:00 AM- 11:00 AMPlease join the International Forum for a one-on-one discussion with Nury Turkel to discuss his book, No Escape: The True Story of China’s Genocide Against the Uyghurs, and the wider implications of China’s ongoing abuses against Uyghur Muslims.
04:00 PM- 06:00 PMThe International Forum for Democratic Studies and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) honored Larry Diamond with NED’s Democracy Service Medal.
The final report in the Sharp Power and Democratic Resilience series reviews the findings of eight papers that highlight serious vulnerabilities in a cluster of institutions related to information and ideas, commerce, media, and technology.READ MORE
A working paper from the International Forum, authored by Oliver Bullough, urges democracies to develop a unified response to the challenge of transnational kleptocracy by focusing on shared fundamental values, like independent judicial systems and freedom of expression.READ MORE
This report explores the challenge of safeguarding democratic principles and processes as AI technologies enable governments to collect, process, and integrate unprecedented quantities of data about the online and offline activities of individual citizens.READ MORE
The Journal of Democracy's April 2022 issue features essays on Russia's invasion of Ukraine, how international surveillance startups are using high-tech tools to threaten democracy, "autocratic genderwashing," and more.READ MORE
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