Hanne Lund Madsen joins DIPD as Senior Adviser

Hanne Lund Madsen joins DIPD as Senior Adviser

Hanne Lund Madsen has recently been appointed as the Senior Adviser at the Danish Institute for Parties and Democracy, DIPD. Her main responsibility will be to provide advice and guidance to the Danish political parties regarding interventions to support multi-party democracy and to further the capacity, accountability and responsiveness of political parties. A central task […]

Egyptian delegates observe Danish election campaign

Egyptian delegates observe Danish election campaign

Observing local campaigns, inspecting the empty ballot boxes and opening a polling centre, the seven Egyptian politicians and four representatives of civil society are getting to know the Danish democracy first hand. Egyptian liberal politician Jaylan Khaled Abdelhamid Auf from the new party Masr El Horria Party has teamed up with Danish MP Eva Kjer […]

Venstre to Start Engagement in Kenya

Venstre to Start Engagement in Kenya

The Board of DIPD has approved a proposal from the Danish Liberal Party, Venstre, to invest 2,8 million DKK over the next 18 months on communication and youth participation in politics, with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy Kenya as the key partner.

Egypt Survey Favourable to Amr Moussa

Egypt Survey Favourable to Amr Moussa

As part of a consortium led by the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI) and supported by DIPD, the Al-Ahram Centre for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS) has carried out a voter survey in Egypt. It places Amr Moussa as the presidential lead while showing strong support for the Freedom and Justice Party in parliamentary elections.

Seminar report: The future of democracy in Egypt

Seminar report: The future of democracy in Egypt

This report covers presentations and discussions brought up during the “Future of democracy in Egypt” seminar in may 2011. It features presentations from Dr. Fatema Khafagy, Gamal A. Gawad Soltan and Fathy Abou Hatab on the new role of political parties, women, social media, the revolution’s regional implications. It also summarises the seminar’s group discussions centering around political parties. Download […]