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December 2018

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December 21, 2018
When Americans discuss the Western Balkans, images from the conflicts of the 1990s that traversed Western media broadcasts are often the first things that come to mind. But for many, the story stops there. Folks in the West knew about these conflicts, with thousands upon thousands of casualties,... Read More
December 20, 2018
An important strategic ally to the United States, a democratic Tunisia can have an important positive effect on the North Africa region. Since the revolution, Tunisia has made huge democratic progress by achieving key... Read More
December 19, 2018
Women from rural, low-income areas of Jordan presented their community improvement project ideas to local government officials in August and November. They are participants in IRI’s... Read More
December 18, 2018
The African continent has a population of nearly 1.3 billion people, or 16 percent of the global population. Without engaging young people, the African dream of achieving several global commitments centered on advancing good governance, gender equality, economic growth and quality education for... Read More
December 17, 2018
Let me ask you a question, do you really know what social entrepreneurship means? This was a reflection from one of the youth cohort members of the social entrepreneurship network, Panama Youth Connection. These youth winners of IRI’s Ideathon in Panama became... Read More
December 14, 2018
La guerra de 50 años en Colombia dejó un legado de deserción escolar. Testimonio de ello son las escuelas abandonadas a lo largo del país, un hecho que acentúa la brecha entre el campo y la ciudad. Los artistas Juan Manuel Echavarría y Fernando Grisalez llevan más de 20 años recorriendo el país... Read More
December 12, 2018
The International Republican Institute established the Arab Women’s Leadership Institute (AWLI) nearly one decade ago. Founded in 2008, AWLI has brought together over one hundred women across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region based on one simple... Read More
December 11, 2018
Of the countries that experienced the 2011 Arab Spring, Tunisia is the only democracy to emerge. Less than four years after the Jasmine revolution, Tunisians adopted a new and progressive constitution, voted... Read More
December 10, 2018
Guatemala se acerca al inicio del año (2019) electoral, un proceso que viene con muchos retos para todos los actores que participan, en especial para el Tribunal Supremo Electoral – TSE que desarrolla este proceso con... Read More
December 07, 2018
Background On Sunday, December 9, Venezuela will hold municipal elections to fill over 2400 municipal councilor seats across the country. These municipal elections follow the mayoral elections in December 2017 and... Read More

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