NDI trained the Vice-Speaker of Kyrgyzstan's Parliament, Daniyar Tolonov, and a group of 10 volunteers who then conducted a canvassing exercise in one of the villages in Karasuu District, Kyrgyzstan. #PhotoOfTheWeek
NDI trained the ViceSpeaker of Kyrgyzstans Parliament Daniyar Tolonov and a group
How do you institutionalize meaningful youth political participation? There's a graphic for that.
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How to help youth strengthen their participation and influence

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In March, NDI invited Marty Slutsky, producer of every U.S. presidential debate since 2000, to Lebanon to consult with political parties and media outlets on how candidate debates can help inform voters in the run-up to the country's highly anticipated parliamentary elections. In this #PhotoOfTheWeek, Marty gives an interview to one of Lebanon's most viewed television networks.
In March NDI invited Marty Slutsky producer of every US presidential debate
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You have the chance to win a FREE ticket to the National Democratic Institute’s (NDI) annual Madeleine K. Albright Luncheon! Three lucky winners of the #InspireTheNextGen Social Media Competition will attend the May 2 luncheon as honored guests and have the opportunity to dine with female foreign policy leaders, including former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and U.S. Senator...
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Congratulations again to Walt Centrafrique on winning NDI's Madeleine K. Albright Grant! Thank you for all your hard work on promoting gender equality and influencing the lives of many Central African women.

Women Act for Living Together, or WALT, is a non-profit organization supporting the rights of women and children in the Central African Republic. #QuoteOfTheWeek

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Congratulations to Walt Centrafrique for winning this year's Madeleine K. Albright Grant!
Congratulations to Walt Centrafrique for winning this year's Madeleine K Albright Grant

Central African Republic Organization to Receive NDI’s 2017 Madeleine K. Albright Grant

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Walt Centrafrique
Happy International #Roma Day!

On April 8, NDI celebrates the rich culture, traditions and heritage of the Roma people. It is also a day to highlight the plight of Romani citizens, who continue to be deprived of fundamental rights, dignity and equal opportunities guaranteed to them by their countries' constitutions.

NDI has been working with Romani civic and political activists for more...
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On March 30, a National Day of Action, youth leaders of Maiduguri, Borno state, Nigeria took to the streets, lending their support for NDI partner Youth Initiative for Advocacy Growth & Advancement’s ( YIAGA) #NotTooYoungToRun bill and calling on their state representatives to vote in favor. Youth-led #NotTooYoungToRun rallies also took place in at least nine other states in...
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NDI Governance Director K. Scott Hubli, who co-chairs the Open Government Partnership's Legislative Openness Working Group, made remarks before the Italian Senate on March 9, 2017, in Rome, Italy.
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NDI Governance Director K Scott Hubli who cochairs the Open Government Partnerships
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This #PhotoOfTheWeek celebrates NDI's fifth annual Week of Women conference in Kosovo, which highlights the importance of women's political involvement. This year’s participant cohort is one of the most diverse, coming from 33 municipalities, representing all of Kosovo’s ethnic communities, including persons with disabilities, and, for the first time, men.
This PhotoOfTheWeek celebrates NDIs fifth annual Week of Women conference in Kosovo
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Communication technologies are having a significant impact on the way we practice democracy around the world. Online platforms are an exciting and expanding space for citizens to gather information and voice their opinions. They offer new opportunities for politicians and their constituents to conne...
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It's Their World, As Long as They're Not Online. Young Women and Politics

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NDI Governance Director K. Scott Hubli, who co-chairs the Open Government Partnership's Legislative Openness Working Group, made remarks before the Italian Senate on March 9, 2017, in Rome, Italy. #QuoteOfTheWeek

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NDI Governance Director K Scott Hubli who cochairs the Open Government Partnerships
In this #PhotoOfTheWeek, an activist presents an executive copy of the 2017 Liberia Women’s Manifesto to community leaders in Nimba County, Liberia, in hopes of encouraging women to register and vote ahead of the country’s October 2017 elections. NDI has worked closely with women in Liberia to draft the 2017 Liberia Women’s Manifesto, a national policy platform of women’s issues.
In this PhotoOfTheWeek an activist presents an executive copy of the 2017
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One year ago, we launched the #NotTheCost campaign to raise awareness and end violence against women in politics. We must ensure that women can be politically active without experiencing any form of discrimination, harassment or assault. Violence is NOT the cost of entering politics.

Find out more about this initiative: [ Ndi.org Link ]

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One year ago we launched the NotTheCost campaign to raise awareness and
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Haitian Mayor, Decelmond Rebecaline Ziky, discusses her experience as one of Haiti's 12 women mayors at a luncheon for women leaders to commemorate International Women's Day

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Haitian Mayor Decelmond Rebecaline Ziky discusses her experience as one of Haitis
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"The bipartisan consensus that support for democracy is pillar of America’s foreign policy framework was threaded through my nearly 30 years in the State Department," writes NDI's Jim Swigert.
The bipartisan consensus that support for democracy is pillar of Americas foreign

New Challenges and Opportunities for Democracy in the Western Hemisphere

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Today, NDI Mexico will hold an event on civic tech and innovation, and how these themes can be combined to solve citizen security problems. This event is part of Tech Civica, an NDI-initiative that combines technology and innovation, and it'll be the first one in a series of three in Latin America. Interested to know more? Follow the conversation on Twitter using #TechCivicaMX
Today NDI Mexico will hold an event on civic tech and innovation
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We are thrilled to announce that California Senator Kamala Harris will be keynoting NDI’s annual Madeleine K. Albright Luncheon.

Senator Harris is the first African-American and the first woman to serve as California’s Attorney General and the second African American woman elected to the U.S. Senate. We can’t wait to hear what she has to say during our annual lunch in May.
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We are thrilled to announce that California Senator Kamala Harris will be

2017 Madeleine K. Albright Luncheon

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The National Democratic Institute (NDI) will host the 2017 Madeleine K. Albright Luncheon on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.

NDI’s Madeleine K. Albright Women’s Project helps women break down the barriers from engaging in politics, and empowers them with knowledge and skills so they can participate, compete and lead. The event will honor Women Act for Living Together (WALT), this...
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2017 Madeleine K. Albright Luncheon

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NDI Kosovo recently concluded a more than two-year long program on Conflict Mitigation, aiming -- through its own activities and with the support of its partners -- to cultivate relationships across the country’s divisions, thus easing ethnic tensions in Kosovo. Through the program, more than 600 Ko...
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Taking the Road Less Traveled: NDI’s Conflict Transformation Program in Kosovo

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