the global coalition for democracy
  • Supporting democracy activists from all over the world, organizing knowledge-sharing events and campaigning across countries...

    ... these are Democracy International's core activities. Our aim is to strengthen direct democracy at all political levels in the nation states, in the EU and on the global level.

  • Activists of Democracy International and Mehr Demokratie

    We want to realise more direct democracy. We have enough of decisions taken by a small circle of politicians behind closed doors.

    We believe in the power of direct democracy to better our lives and the societies in which we live. Join our network if you feel the same. Together we can bring about change.

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    Democracy means that power rests with the people and not with kings, aristocrats, or technocrats. This is the core principle of democracy. Yet unfortunately, real democracy too often is not realised.

    One of our core aims is a better and more democratic European Union. We advocate the improvement of the European Citizens' Initiative so that citizens can truly participate in EU politics.

     

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Participants of the Global Forum 2015
More than 400 people from all over the world participated in the Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy that took place from 14 to 17 May 2015 in Tunis, Tunisia. At the end of the world's biggest conference on direct and participatory democracy, the participants commonly declare...
Woman demonstrating in Sweden. Image by Michael Erhardsson, all rights reserved (c)

Direct democracy is under threat by EU bureaucracy that does not care about the citizens. Now is our chance to fight for the survival of the European Citizens’ Initiative which allows you to have your voice heard and influence EU policy.

We must mobilise now to call for a Europe not of financial markets and lobbyists but a Europe of the people.

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