The Social Scientists Association undertook a survey of the knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions of Sri Lankans about Sri Lankan LGBT persons. A structured questionnaire, available in Sinhala, Tamil and English, was administered in late 2020 among 2130 people in all of Sri Lanka’s 25 districts. The sample was composed of respondents from different gender, age, […]
High-level policy dialogue on democracy and development in Mozambique with His Excellency President Joaquim Chissano
Westminster Foundation for Democracy (WFD), in partnership with Joaquim Chissano Foundation and the Institute of Governance, Peace and Leadership, conducted a High-Level Policy Dialogue on democracy development in Mozambique on 18 June 2019.
The former President of the Republic of Mozambique, His Excellency Joaquim Chissano, was the patron of this High-Level Policy Dialogue on democracy development in Mozambique. The dialogue with President Chissano was aimed at building on his experience as former head of state who led Mozambique and made several important decisions. To participate in this dialogue, WFD brought together several players who shared experiences and good practice on democracy and economic development. The aim was to promote reflection and seek strategies to consolidate the existing democratic and development gains, by assessing opportunities and challenges faced by the country in the effective implementation of democracy, as well as influencing Mozambican socioeconomic and political development policies.
This report summarises the presentation made by His Excellency President Joaquim Chissano during this dialogue on democracy and economic development in Mozambique. It also summarises presentations by various experts, as well the key issues presented by the speakers on the challenges and proposed solutions for Mozambique to achieve inclusive and sustainable socioeconomic and political development.ONLINE VERSION - DIALOGO POLITICO DE ALTO NIVEL - CHISSANO - WFD - bilingue 2 COREs-1
In cooperation with Democracy Plus, the Westminster Foundation for Democracy published the study on “Cost of youth Emigration” on Kosovo, which is a first ever analysis to provide data on how much does Kosovo loose due to young people leaving the country. This study shows that Kosovo shares the fate of the region in terms […]
Please find the optional reading and resource list here for the closed GESC event: Digitization of Electoral Processes. Thursday 25 March 3.30 – 4.30pm (UK time)