Democracy is so much more than elections

Democracy is so much more than elections

Venstre, the Liberal Party of Denmark is contributing to the youth component of the DIPD multi-party democracy project in Myanmar. In April 2018 two resource persons from Venstre went to Myanmar. By Ulrikka Brændgaard Nissen, resource person from the Liberal Party of Denmark (Venstre) Democracy is the base on which Denmark is built. We practice […]

Engaging with the most marginalized in Nepal

Engaging with the most marginalized in Nepal

In the third week of March, the multiparty platform JOMPOPS (Joint Mechanism for Political Party Strengthening) – DIPD’s partner in Nepal – provided a leadership skills’ training programme for around 70 local Dalit women from various political parties. The JOMPOPS platform also supported their participation in the discussion about the new strategy for advancing the […]

DIPD engages in Burkina Faso

DIPD engages in Burkina Faso

Following a consultative process with the parliamentary parties in Burkina Faso the Board of DIPD has decided to engage in a three year cooperation project with the political parties to enhance multiparty dialogue and the capacity of the political parties. Burkina Faso Burkina Faso is a Sahelian country that faces most major problems a low-income […]

An outside gaze on the Danish local democracy

An outside gaze on the Danish local democracy

DIPD invited its partners from far reaches to observe the Danish municipal election 2017 and discuss democracy In November 2017, 70 participants from 13 different countries visited Denmark to observe the municipal elections. The delegates engaged in a three-day long seminar in Copenhagen and went on a four-day long fieldtrip to visit local municipalities all […]