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This is Zero Hour for Mother Earth. We have run out of time. The response to climate change is building economic, transportation and housing systems based on clean, sustainable, renewable energy.
International Day of Democracy will mark its 10th anniversary on 15 September 2018. This day has been observed by United Nations member states since 2008.
More than half reported they had been threatened or abused in a face-to-face encounter, with over a quarter saying they had been physically attacked.
IDEA encourages governments, address the issue of money in politics holistically and design preventive measures in a horizontal manner with all stakeholders
Cyber-security professionals, journalists and key stakeholders discuss the development of norms around election influence and interference and lessons learned.
New Transparency International report suggests foreign bribery alive and well, with little progress in fighting it despite governments enforcing anti-bribery laws.
Identity has become a divisive political concept around the world. In recent years appeals to group identity have warrant the election of Donald Trump.
Democracies are increasingly more vulnerable to the “sharp power” tactics of authoritarian regimes but should not adopt these same tactics in response.
Outgoing United Nations’ Human Rights chief says the power held by the five permanent members of the Security Council could cause the U.N. to “collapse.”