the global coalition for democracy

About us

Democracy International unites people from all around the world who want to realise citizens' participation and direct democracy. Like the environment or human rights,  democracy must be protected as it is essential to a healthy society. We work towards this perception of democracy in people's minds.

"I've always tried to explain democracy is not perfect. But it gives you a chance to shape your own destiny." Aung San Suu Kyi

 "The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public welfare as the apathy of a citizen in a democracy." Charles de Montesquieu

Democracy International's Mission
Democracy International helps those people and groups who work towards more direct democracy. We offer assistance to campaigns Mission: There are...
Democracy International's Organisational Structure
Democracy International is both: a membership organisation and a network of democracy initiatives from all around the world. Democracy...
Democracy International's Statutes
Democracy International is registered as an association in Cologne (Germany). Find out how Democracy International is organised. Democracy...
Democracy International's Council
The Council is composed of democracy initiatives.                 ...
Democracy International's Board
The Board works with the Council to set Democracy International's strategic course. 
Democracy International: Staff
The employees carry out the day-to-day work. Vacancies are published here, though we do not have any at the moment.


Democracy International is a registered association in Germany
(eingetragener Verein e.V.).

Friedrich-Ebert-Ufer 52
51143 Cologne
Phone: +49 (0) 2203 102 14 75
Fax +49 (0) 2203 59 28 62

Amtsgericht Köln
VR-Nr. 17139

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Democracy International e.V.
IBAN: DE 58370205000001515101

Bank für Sozialwirtschaft
Konto: 1515101
BLZ: 37020500

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