Democracy

Democracy (Greek: δημοκρατία, dēmokratiā, from dēmos 'people' and kratos 'rule') is a form of government in which the people have the authority to choose their governing legislators. The decisions on who is considered part of the people and how authority is shared among or delegated by the people have changed over time and at different speeds in different countries, but they have included more and more of the inhabitants of all countries. Cornerstones include freedom of assembly and speech, inclusiveness and equality, membership, consent, voting, right to life and minority rights. The notion of democracy has evolved over time considerably, …

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IDEAS · 5 December 2022 English

IDEAS emphasises that based on the Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) published by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) in July 2022, being a ratified party to the CPTPP would …

Kuala Lumpur, 5 December 2022 - The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) warns against the louis@ideas.org.my About IDEAS The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) is a nonprofit research


Labour Party · 5 December 2022

In December 2020, Labour leader Keir Starmer announced the Commission on the UK's Future to examine what constitutional changes are required to bring power, wealth and opportunity closer to people …


IDEAS · 3 December 2022

IDEAS also calls for the separation of the roles of Prime Minister and Minister of Finance as there is no oversight to arguably the most significant portfolio in the Cabinet. …

Kuala Lumpur, 3 December 2022: The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) expresses concern contact: Halmie Azrie Abdul Halim Executive, Democracy and Governance halmie@ideas.org.my Louis Denis mailto:louis@ideas.org.my About IDEAS The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) is a nonprofit research


AU · 2 December 2022 English

How can the power of the African Diaspora be leveraged for Africa’s inclusive and sustainable development? Can the Diaspora be a vehicle for transferring the much-needed human, economic, social, and …

Rapoport, H., & Schiff, M. (2016). Emigration and democracy. Journal of Development Economics, 120, 209–223


IDEAS · 1 December 2022 English

The IRB decided to update the guidelines in response to the evolvement of the e-commerce sector and the development of new business models (IRB, 2019, Ernst & Young, 2019). [...] …

Malaysia Policy Brief NO. 2 The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) is a nonprofit research existing policies or best practices. Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) The Lower Penthouse


UNU WIDER · 1 December 2022 English

WIDER Working Paper 2022/147-Hidden hostility: donor attention and political violence

relatively rare during the pandemic, and pro-democracy leaders tended to be as discreet as possible; 2020), around the world democracy lost ground; during the pandemic, democracy receded in 80 countries While accelerated during COVID-19, the demise of democracy has been a longer trend over the last 15 years a-is-using-covid-19-throttle- hong-kongs-pro-democracy-movement/; The Guardian, 2020, https://www.theguardian military targets that are harder to identify. Democracy levels also vary widely across the continent,


Eurofound · 1 December 2022 English

This report analyses the role of social dialogue and collective bargaining in addressing the challenges faced by the civil aviation sector during the COVID-19 pandemic. Social partner involvement in the …

specifically between countries in terms of industrial democracy (Eurofound, 2018). The latter classification


UNU WIDER · 1 December 2022 English

WIDER Working Paper 2022/145-Civil wars and stumbling of patriarchal societies: The reconstruction of gender relations in post-conflict Liberia

regained peace and transitioned to a multiple-party democracy (post-conflict Liberia). The interview questions different rebel movements—the LURD and Movement for Democracy in Liberia (MODEL). This led to the second civil significantly, it marked Liberia’s transition to democracy and stability after 14 years of civil wars. EJS


Nordic Co-operation | Nordic Council & Nordic Council of Ministers · 1 December 2022 English

With this revised strategy for branding of the Nordic region, the ship that was set to sail in the slipstream of the successful cultural initiative in Washington’s Kennedy Center in …

Nordic cooperation as an example of sustainable democracy Other activities Selecting a few major initiatives


DIIS · 1 December 2022 English

Russia's role in the UN Security Council - and what It means for the West

international affairs. The argument is that liberal democracy is not a universal principle; different civilizations


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