The Council of Europe shows the way for Next Generation Democracy

In their yearly “State of Democracy, Human Rights and Rule of Law” report, the Council of Europe, lead by its Secretary General, Thorbjørn Jagland, continue to broaden the focus from the more traditional and restrictive electoral topics of Democracy, shifting into a much comprehensive approach. The legal protection of social rights, the effective social rights […]


Lessons on democracy from Tunisia after the Arab Spring by Hauke Hartmann

Article published in The World Economic Forum Website From his own experience in office almost a year after the overthrow of the dictator Ben Ali, former Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali knows that simply moving away from authoritarian rule does not automatically spell the end of a subservient mentality. During a recent Club de Madrid […]

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