Parliaments and governments must listen closer to citizens and less to lobbyists of the military-industrial complex, transnational corporations and special interests. Ultimately, modern direct democracy is the... Read More
Taiwan`s national legislature is about to liberalize existing restrictions on direct democracy mechanisms such as citizen initiatives, government referendums and recalls, reports Dennis Engbarth from Taipei. The moves followed... Read More
The Navigator to Modern Direct Democracy is the global information platform on initiatives and referendums hosted and facilitated by IRI Europe and Democracy International in cooperation with the University of Wuppertal, swissinfo and people2power.