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, […]
Postcards are not long and detailed, but they highlight the excitement you feel when experiencing something unusual and memorable. This year we asked all our partners to tell one brief story for the Annual Report, to get a sense of what they think has made a difference.
To celebrate the 100 year anniversary of women’s suffrage in Denmark, DIPD and KVINFO are hosting an international conference on Women in Politics.
In November 2014, the documentary film “Democrats” about the constitution making process in Zimbabwe had its global premiere in Copenhagen. On Friday evening last week, the film was screened in Harare for the first time for a crowd of more than 300 people.
Judging from what the media tell us about the present political developments in Zimbabwe, there seems to be little room for dialogue among the four political parties in the country. And yes, it is not easy – but yes, it is actually possible.
In two separate events DIPD has invited both politicians from Zimbabwe to discuss the possibilities for political cooperation in the country and former presidential candidate and mayor in Bogota, Colombia, to discuss whether Colombia is on a sustainable path for peace? In connection with the Copenhagen Film Festival, CPHDOX, DIPD has invited some of the […]
More than fifty international guests gathered in a community center in Copenhagen, to learn about the Danish local democracy and the 2013 municipal elections.
As Denmark is getting ready for the summer and people go on vacation, the Director of DIPD talks about challenges facing democracy in some of DIPD’s partner countries – challenges that will impact on our work.
Youth leaders from the three political parties in Parliament in Zimbabwe, ZANU-PF, MDC-T and MDC, visited Denmark and the Netherlands 18-22 March 2013. Read their impressions from the visit here.
Youth leaders from the three political parties in Parliament in Zimbabwe, ZANU-PF, MDC-T and MDC, visited Denmark and the Netherlands 18-22 March 2013 to discuss how to support the political participation of youth in Zimbabwe.