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February 20, 2019
East Africa has one of the youngest populations in the world: with a population of 150 million, a staggering 45 percent are under the age of 15 and 28 percent are between the ages of 15 and 24 years old. Recognizing the importance of engaging this community, the... Read More
January 25, 2019
Mi experiencia a través de la Generacion Democracy del Instituto Republicano Internacional (IRI) refuerza mi convicción de que el único camino para generar un cambio real en nuestras comunidades es a través del compromiso cívico y social. Mi nombre es... Read More
November 28, 2018
Ahead of South Africa’s 2019 National and Provincial Elections, it is important to ensure young citizens across the country are engaged in decision making processes and committed to advancing democracy. In South Africa right now, dynamic youth participation in civic, socio-economic and political... Read More
October 30, 2018
The #NoALaReelection (#NoToReElection) campaign began spontaneously as a reaction to corruption in Panama in March 2017, with a recent surge in August 2018. This campaign has allowed citizens to channel accumulated discontent towards poor performances, corruption scandals and abuses of Members of... Read More
October 29, 2018
La campaña #NoALaReelección se origina como una reacción espontánea de los ciudadanos en Marzo de 2017 con un reciente auge desde Agosto de 2018, quienes por medio de la misma han canalizado el descontento acumulado por años, como consecuencia del pésimo desempeño, los escándalos de corrupción... Read More
October 11, 2018
Around the world, young consumers of news are having trouble distinguishing credible sources from unreliable ones; this is becoming an increasing challenge for Tanzanian youth. Misinformation and disinformation continue to threaten democracies, as the accessibility of this disinformation continues... Read More
August 09, 2018
In 2006, people took the streets to chant Loktantra Zindabad, meaning “long-live democracy” in Nepali. Millions shouted these words to put an end to the direct rule of the King in Nepal. The April uprising of 2006 not only transformed the Himalaya nation from monarch to republic, but also restored... Read More
July 09, 2018
Today’s youth are inspired by the idea that they can drive meaningful, lasting change in their countries. While attending IRI’s Generation Democracy 2018 Global Summit in Vienna, Austria, two young leaders, one from South and one from North... Read More
July 09, 2018
오늘날의 청년들은 그들이 국가에서 의미 있고 지속적인 변화를 일으킬 수 있다는 생각에 고무되어 있습니다. 남한과 북한에서 온 두 젊은 청년 지도자들은 오스트리아, 비엔나에서 개최된 IRI의 2018년도 Generation Democracy 국제 회의에 참여하면서 서로를 처음 만났습니다. 북한과 남한 정상의 지도자들이 새로운 미래를 위한 발자국을 천천히 내딛고 있을 때, 이 두 열정적인 청년들은 같은 목표-개방되고 자유로운 북한-... Read More
June 06, 2018
IRI’s 2018 Generation Democracy Global Summit, held in Vienna, Austria from May 23-29, 2018, brought together a group of dynamic young leaders from 35 countries to identify opportunities to advance youth leadership in their local communities and countries by 2020. This year’s summit reinforced IRI... Read More

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