Project for a Universal Declaration of Democracy

9 October 2012

The promotion of democracy at all levels is one of the great challenges of our society. The context we live in is, undoubtedly, a clear sign of democratic deficit of control and participation and, facing doubts and uncertainty of many, the answer to this situation should be more and better democracy.

In this sense, over sixty years after the proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, professors Federico Mayor and Karel Vasak promote a Project of Universal Declaration of Democracy, which has just been presented in the World Forum for Democracy organized by the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. We invite you to discover this project and, eventually, to sign it. Read more...