Democracy

 

Series on Russia: Special Feature: Russia – Did you know that …?

The 2014 Winter Olympics are just around the corner, and Sochi is getting ready for the big event. A few days before the first starting gun sounds, everyone in the Russian city on the Black Sea is focused on sports. We, however, are taking a closer look at the country located in northeast Eurasia that will host the games.

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Secrets of Transformation: Liberia further along in fighting corruption than Ukraine

Liberia is the winner when it comes to fighting corruption – Ukraine, the loser. That fact is made clear by the second part of the Internet series "Secrets of Transformation," the Deutsche Welle multimedia project that uses figures from the latest release of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's Transformation Index.

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Interview: "Making Governance Innovations Travel"

The SGI project will enter phase three and publish new indicators in 2014. Daniel Schraad-Tischler and Najim Azahaf of SGI talk about the upcoming release of the SGI, the creation of a Learning Network for Governance Innovations and what the financial crisis reveals about governments' capacity for reform.

 

Multimedia Series: Bertelsmann Stiftung and Deutsche Welle present global change's winners and losers

Global transformation produces winners and losers – as the latest release of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's Transformation Index (BTI) makes clear. "Secrets of Transformation," a series produced by Deutsche Welle, shows how people in developing and transition countries experience global change.

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A Look back: Reinhard Mohn Prize 2013

Winning Strategies for a Sustainable Future

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Newsletter Archiv: EINWURF – "Future of Democracy"

EINWURF is a Policy Brief of the Bertelsmann Stiftung.  In 6-8 issues per year, it deals with current topics and challenges to the future of democracy. It concentrates on the issues of political participation, the future of parties and parliaments, the sustainability and forward-looking approach of democratic politics, and new forms of direct democracy.