In order to raise the discourse on political party transparency, the WFD invited eligible applicants, members of political parties from the Western Balkans or persons affiliated to political party think tanks or political party research institutes to prepare a brief case study on the transparency of their political party. Friday 14 August 2020 10:30 CET, […]
23 July 2020: Launch of the Platform for Youth Inclusion and Political Participation (PYIPP) in Uganda
To generate a coherent youth voice in the upcoming elections, and to ensure meaningful participation of young people in the governance and political processes, a group of youth focused organisations and young democracy actors in Uganda have found it necessary to pursue joint and/or interconnected work. A collaborative framework that inspires different actors and all critical youth constituencies has thus been found necessary.
With this, on 23rd July 2020, the Platform for Youth Inclusion and Political Participation (PYIPP) will be launched. The Platform is formed as a special purpose vehicle to inspire joint efforts and collaboration by young democracy actors and their organisations.
Thursday 23 July
9:00 a.m. EAT
Online event – Register to attend
- Canary Mugume
- Hon Ojara Martin Mampiduzi
- Mutesi Olive, National Youth Council
- Okidi Christopher Chairperson-Democratic Party youth League
- Otim Ivan, Youth Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda
- Abubaker Matanda: – Youth Chairperson Alliance for National Transformation
Promoting women’s political leadership is central to WFD’s work. Having women in positions of leadership results in better outcomes for women and girls and society as a whole. It delivers progress in policy areas vital for economic growth and development, such as health, education and infrastructure. Even without these quantifiable dividends, the argument for women’s […]
Overwhelming evidence shows that human activity has a dangerous impact on the climate and our ecosystems. Yet, most political systems have failed to address climate and other environmental crises. Strong environmental governance and rule of law is crucial to supporting sustainable development as well as inclusive democratic governance. To mark the launch of our new […]