Partner from Kenya visits Denmark

Partner from Kenya visits Denmark

Under the auspices of DIPD, the Danish liberal party Venstre has established partnership with Centre for Multi-party Democracy (CMD), Kenya, evolving around a project supporting youth in politics and communication skills. The topic of ideas changing minds rather than just money changing hands was on the agenda during the visit.

Venstre launches democracy project in Kenya

Venstre launches democracy project in Kenya

In early November, the project “Communication and Youth Participation in Politics“ was launched in Nairobi. The project is implemented in a co-operation between the Centre for Multiparty Democracy – Kenya (CMD-Kenya) and the Danish Liberal Democracy Programme (DLDP/Venstre) and aims at enhancing the capacity of political parties in Kenya, across the political spectrum.

Christian Friis Bach: No Development Without Democracy

Christian Friis Bach: No Development Without Democracy

“Human Rights are inherent to the dignity of the individual –and indivisible”. This was the message from the new Danish Minister for Development Cooperation, Christian Friis Bach, as he Friday 28 October wrapped up the first day of the two-day conference “Youth for Democracy” hosted by Humanity in Action, Denmark and the Danish Senior Fellows […]

Ulla Gade Bisgaard joins DIPD as Administrator

Ulla Gade Bisgaard joins DIPD as Administrator

Ulla Gade Bisgaard has joined the Danish Institute for Parties and Democracy as Administrator. She will be in charge of the administration of grants and ensure good governance of the interventions to support the new multi-party democracy projects led by Danish political parties, NGOs and think tanks in close cooperation with political sister parties, NGOs […]

New Minister for Development Cooperation

New Minister for Development Cooperation

Following the Danish Parliamentary election 15 September 2011, a new Danish Minister for Development Cooperation has been appointed. With several years of experience within the field of development assistance, Christian Friis Bach is an experienced and well-known figure in both the Danish and international development community. After 10 years with a Liberal-Conservative government, tables have turned […]