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Global Peace Index: Measuring Peace in a Complex World

Institute for Economics and Peace : 2019

This publication is the thirteenth edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), which ranks 163 independent states and territories according to their level of peacefulness. This report presents the most comprehensive data-driven analysis to date on peace, its economic value, trends, and how to develop peaceful societies. it measures the state of peace using three thematic domains: the level of...

Source: Institute for Economics and Peace

Link: http://visionofhumanity.org/app/uploads/2019/06/GPI-2019-web003.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

Democracy Facing Global Challenges: V-Dem Annual Democracy Report 2019

V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg : 2019

It is beyond doubt that democracy faces global challenges. The first section of the report shows that autocratization – the decline of democracy – affects more countries than ever before. Still, most democracies remain resilient despite global challenges such as the financial crisis, mass immigration to Europe, and fake news spreading effortlessly on social media, sparking fear. The second...

Source: V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg

Link: https://www.v-dem.net/media/filer_public/99/de/99dedd73-f8bc-484c-8b91-44ba601b6e6b/v-dem_democracy_report_2019.pdf

Tags: Human Rights

The Politics of Change: Reflections on Contemporary Nepal

Deepak Thapa (Ed.) : 2019

In Nepal, the transition to federalism has been met with great optimism alongside increasing ambiguity. This book draws upon the findings of the survey's and other data sources to gauge the country’s trajectory towards a new set-up and reflects on the salient issues around politics, governance, gender, economic transformation, inclusion and borderland dynamics at the sub-national level.

Source: Social Science Baha and The Asia Foundation

Link: https://asiafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/The-Politics-of-Change_Reflections-on-Contemporary-Nepal.pdf

Tags: Governance

Open Government Partnership Global Report: Democracy Beyond the Ballot Box, Volume I

Open Government Partnership : 2019

This report is the first comprehensive assessment of the state of open government. It provides a thorough and honest review of progress made by Open Governance Partnership (OGP) member countries in the first eight years of the partnership.In determining its findings, the report examines a vast amount of the world’s governance data, across multiple dimensions of democracy and openness. the...

Source: Open Government Partnership

Link: https://www.opengovpartnership.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Global-Report_Volume-1.pdf

Tags: Accountability

Open Government Partnership Global Report: Democracy Beyond the Ballot Box, Volume II

Open Government Partnership : 2019

The second volume of the report aims to address the lack of performance insight of Open Government Partnership (OGP). It combines findings from independent review mechanisms and credible third-party datasets to assess whether OGP members are opening up government especially in policy areas identified as priorities. These pages aim to assist reformers in identifying where they can potentially...

Source: Open Government Partnership

Link: https://www.opengovpartnership.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Global-Report_Volume-2.pdf

Tags: Accountability

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