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The International Day of Democracy 2019 was observed on September 15. The day is celebrated to promote the tenets of democracy. 2019: Theme The theme of the world democracy day 2019 is “Participation”. Active participation of people is a key for the democracy to succeed. Article 21 (3) of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states: “The ..
Topics: Democracy • E-democracy • Elections • Inter-Parliamentary Union • International Day of Democracy • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe • Parliamentary assemblies • Politics • Types of democracy • United Nations General Assembly observers • Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Many activists from Central America and Mexico have questioned the focus of their governments on security for addressing the issue of migration after meetings they held with Kirstjen Nielsen, the US Secretary of Homeland Security. It was on Tuesday, that Nielsen had met the Mexican officials and also took part in a Summit held at ..
Topics: Common Security and Defence Policy • Executive branch of the United States government • Federal government of the United States • Government • Honduras • Kirstjen Nielsen • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe • United States Department of Homeland Security • United States Secretary of Homeland Security
The International Day of Democracy is observed every year on September 15 to provide an opportunity to review the state of democracy in the world. The 2017 theme “Democracy and Conflict prevention” focuses on the critical need to strengthen democratic institutions to promote peace and stability.
Topics: American democracy promotion in the Middle East and North Africa • Democracy • Democracy International eV • International Day of Democracy • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe • Political philosophy • Politics • Types of democracy • United Nations General Assembly observers