”Actually the first session was horrible”, Ahmed Mahmoud from the Egyptian Democracy Academy (EDA) says with a big laugh describing the first session in the newly established pilot project 'Political Academy' partly financed by DIPD.
Bjørn Førde, director of DIPD, joined an NIMD exchange visit of Egyptians visiting the democracy schools in Indonesia. In this article he writes about this experience and his views on democracy education in Egypt.
On Friday 25 November, the Democray Ribbons are handed out for the third year in a row. It is a tribute to those who commit themselves in a special way to democracy. The ceremony will take place at 17:15 during the Digital Democracy 2020 event in the Waag Society on the Nieuwmarkt in Amsterdam. The