Watch DIPD’s 10 year anniversary video

Watch DIPD’s 10 year anniversary video

In September 2010 the first Board meeting was held in DIPD constituting the institute and its 10 years of democracy support and political partnerships. The current Danish Minister of Foreign Affairs @jeppeKofoed was one of the driving forces behind the establishment of DIPD as a MP – and together with DIPD’s partners celebrates our 10 […]

Er du optaget af demokrati og demokratiarbejde?

Er du optaget af demokrati og demokratiarbejde?

Vil du vide mere om hvad danske politiske partier laver internationalt? Så læs DIPD’s årsrapport for 2019: PARTNERSKABER FOR STYRKET DEMOKRATI Der har vi samlet de gode historier og resultater fra mange forskellige lande, der alle arbejder med at forbedre og styrke deres demokratier. God læselyst DIPD Årsrapport 2019 DK

Annual Report 2019

Annual Report 2019

Our new report includes contributions from the Danish political parties, a joint statement on the state of democracy worldwide by our chair of the board and executive director, country entries on all countries, where we operate & much more. Read og Annual Report 2019 or the Annual Report 2019 with appendix on democracy indicators.

Governments must roll back emergency legislation

Governments must roll back emergency legislation

The corona-pandemic have impacted on the global state of democracy. We are still to see the long-term impacts but on the short-term many countries have put emergency legislation in place. Also in the countries that DIPD and its partners are working. DIPD spotlighted the status and threats to democracy recently with with V-DEM – the […]

Upcoming Myanmar elections spotlights Facebook advertising

Upcoming Myanmar elections spotlights Facebook advertising

Towards more Transparency: Facebook shares with Bago Elections Sub-Commission its latest Political Ad Transparency Tools. By Simone Arevad, DIPD Myanmar Social media has become an inevitable part of our lives. It helps us connect with people; our friends and family as well as politicians and voters. It keeps us informed in most of the time […]

Demokrati ind i EU’s ny corona-budget

Demokrati ind i EU’s ny corona-budget

Pressemeddelelse: Tilbageslag for demokratier verden over er desværre en af følgerne af covid-19. Derfor opfordrer vi i en pressemeddelelse sammen med vores europæiske søsterorganisationer i European Partnership for Democracy til, at EU styrker støtten til demokrati i et nyt budget.

Warning call: Safeguard democracy in times of the corona-virus

Warning call: Safeguard democracy in times of the corona-virus

Democratic principles in a time of crisis The following text is a joint statement of DIPD and its partners within The European Partnership for Democracy (EPD). The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic requires crisis management by governments around the world. In these exceptional circumstances, lives will depend on rapid and effective government action. At the same time, […]

Online-debate: Strongmen & democracy

Online-debate: Strongmen & democracy

Strongmen & democracy – in the time of the corona-pandemic A majority of countries are today ruled by authoritarian governments, yet pro-democratic protests are on the rise, according to The Democracy Report 2020: Autocratization Surges, Resistance Grows. Will the Covid-19 accelerate this global trend? Join the online-debate with the director behind the report from Varieties […]

Outcome Harvesting: DIPD’s new method for evaluation

Outcome Harvesting: DIPD’s new method for evaluation

DIPD project advisor Bo Karlsen in this essay writes about the monitoring & evaluation approach called  ‘Outcome Harvesting’. DIPD has recently started using this method to assess the actual changes resulting from the work to support democracy.   People are sitting in small groups in emotional discussions, posters with post-its are hanging on the walls […]