- The Inter-American Democratic Charter and the Evolution of Democracy in Latin America: Strengths, Weaknesses and Recommendations
- Rafael Roncagliolo Appointed Foreign Minister of Peru
- Minister of State Ablonczy Proposes Compendium of Practices of Democracy
- Canada and the Americas: Priorities & Progress
- Democracy promotion needs more resources, imagination, political will
- Institucionalizar los cambios, el reto para la democracia en Bolivia
- Bolivia: democracia en construcción, ¿atrás o adelante?
- Plural Editores Publishes Bolivian Edition of ADRN Book
- Article in Los Tiempos on the seminar in Cochabamba, Bolivia
- Pagina Siete interview on political situation in Bolivia
- ADRN’s new presentation in La Paz, Bolivia, February 15, 2011
- Article in La Republica on ADRN’s new book, “Democracia en la Región Andina”
- Radio Interview on RPP Noticias
- Interview regarding ADRN’s new book
- Statement on the Crisis in Ecuador
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The Inter-American Democratic Charter and the Evolution of Democracy in Latin America: Strengths, Weaknesses and Recommendations
The following comments were prepared for presentation in the “VI Cumbre de Ex-Presidentes: Institucionalidad Democrática e Inclusión Social,” organized by the Centro Global para el Desarrollo y la Democracia, Hotel Country Club, Los Eucaliptos 590, San Isidro, Lima, September 11, … Continue reading
Congratulations to Rafael Roncagliolo, a founding member of the Andean Democracy Research Network, who has been appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs in Peru. For the full story, and source of the photo, see “New Peruvian Cabinet takes office today,” in … Continue reading
In a recent speech to the General Assembly of the Organization of American States, held in San Salvador, Minister of State Diane Ablonczy outlined a concrete and constructive proposal for reinforcing the Inter-American Democratic Charter. The key passages follow: As … Continue reading
The Government of Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade website highlights the contribution of the ADRN: “Canada supported the development of the Andean Democracy Research Network which produces timely, impartial and high-quality assessments of democracy in the Andean … Continue reading
Maxwell A. Cameron Embassy, April 13, 2011 Support for democracy is a central pillar of the Harper government’s policy of re-engagement with the Americas. To this end, the government created a ministerial post responsible for foreign affairs in the Americas … Continue reading
See Gobernabilidad Democrática en Bolivia’s article and video.
Article in Los Tiempos regarding the seminar in Cochabamba, Bolivia, gives an excellent overview of the ADRN project and its findings.
The ADRN’s book “Democracia en la Region Andina” was presented in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Participants included Maxwell A. Cameron, Carlos Crespo, Eduardo Córdova, Bernardo Peredo y Alfonso Ferrufino. See Los Tiempos article, Feb 21, 2011.
Cameron: “It may be that in Bolivia there are abuses of power, but not authoritarianism”. See article in Pagina Siete (Spanish):
The ADRN’s recently published book, “La Democracia en la Region Andina” will be presented at La Fundación Boliviana para la Democracia Multipartidaria (fBDM).
December 21, 2010. Lima, Peru. La Republica. See: Article in La Republica on Democracia en la Región Andina
Max Cameron also interviewed on December 18, 2010. Raul Vargas, RPP Noticias, Lima, Peru. See: Radio Interview on RPP Noticias.
December, 16, 2010. Jaime de Althaus, Hora N, América Televisión, Lima, Peru. On book: Democracia en la Región Andina. See: Max Cameron Interview on Hora N
(Ver en español abajo) We the undersigned, members of the Andean Democracy Research Network, reject the rebellion by military and police units in Ecuador that has created the deepest political crisis facing the government of Rafael Correa in his four … Continue reading
The Andean Democracy Research Network will meet at LASA in Toronto October 6-9th, 2010. The ADRN will be holding a workshop at LASA as well as a book launch for their recent publication with La Revista de Ciencia Política. Please … Continue reading
The Democracy Research Network on the Americas held a workshop in Washington D.C. at American University , on June 21- 23, 2010, entitled, “Participation and Representation in Latin America”. A rapporteur’s report of the workshop will be made available soon.
The UBC Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions’ Democracy Network, along with its partners and researchers hosted a seminar in Lima, Peru, from June 17-18, 2010 entitled, “The Challenges of Democracy in Latin America”. See program here. (español). See … Continue reading
The Andean Democracy Research Network’s findings have just been published in La Revista de Ciencia Política and are available for download.
Flash Report: A Key Decision in Colombia March 12, 2010 Felipe Botero, Ph.D. Department of Political Science Universidad de los Andes Bogotá, Colombia On February 26, 2010, the Constitutional Court in Colombia ruled as unconstitutional the law that called for … Continue reading