To friends and partners of DIPD

To friends and partners of DIPD

Dear friends and partners of DIPD. Among many inspiring events during 2016, we would like to mention a few highlight: Danish youth politicians visited Myanmar; two regional Women in Politics seminars in Myanmar and Nepal; politicians from Danish municipalities conducted trainings in Kathmandu; party representatives from Palestine, Swaziland, Bhutan, Tanzania and Bolivia visited Denmark. However, […]

CHADEMA Secretary General at Danish Conservative Party Congress

CHADEMA Secretary General at Danish Conservative Party Congress

The Danish Conservative Party had invited a delegation from their Tanzanian partner CHADEMA, to their annual congress in September 2016. The two parties have been cooporation since 2013 and their projects are supported by DIPD.  See and listen to CHADEMA Secretary General, Dr. Vincent Mashinhi, Speak at the Danish Conservative Party Congress here:  

International Day for Democracy 2016

International Day for Democracy 2016

The International Day for Democracy September 15 is celebrated worldwide. At the DIPD the day is an occasion to celebrate democratic progress around the world.                                                                                                      Chairman of DIPD, Henrik Bach Mortensen, elaborates: We are working dedicated to support the development of democratic societies in Africa, Asia, Latin Amerika and the Middle East together with […]

Youth sets the agenda at first Youth People’s Meeting

Youth sets the agenda at first Youth People’s Meeting

On 8 and 9 September 2016, the first ever edition of the Youth People’s Meeting has seen more than 20.000 young people gather for cross-political debates and democratic participation in Copenhagen, Denmark. The Social Democrats and the Social-Liberal Party also welcomed youth delegations from Swaziland and Tanzania to this democratic festival. In June 2016, the […]

DIPD and Tanzania Centre for Democracy launch Reader on Coalition Building in Kiswahili

DIPD and Tanzania Centre for Democracy launch Reader on Coalition Building in Kiswahili

DIPD and Tanzania Centre for Democracy launch Reader on Coalition Building in Kiswahili The Reader “Coalition building – finding solutions together” draws upon the Danish tradition of broad political settlements and coalition building, which many parties around the world have expressed interest in learning more about. With the rising political tensions in Tanzania and the […]

Fighting corruption adressed at capacity building seminar

Fighting corruption adressed at capacity building seminar

Translated and edited from an article by Lone Loklindt, Camilla Hersom, Christian Scharling og Henrik Brade Johansen The Danish Social-Liberal Party and the Tanzanian Civic United Front met in Dar Es Salaam earlier this month, for a capacity building seminar to share experiences and discuss issues, such as fighting corruption, budget planning and monitoring, cooperation with media […]