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Latest from CDI

Pacific | Better Parliamentary Committees: Better Government Performance | Sydney | May 2013

PNG | IPPCC Consultation Forum and Training Workshop | Port Moresby
9-11 April 2013

Pacific Parliamentary Leadership Dialogue
12-15 March 2013


  PNG | A Guide for Women Candidates in the 2013 LLG elections in PNG - Campaign Handbook Now Available
  PNG | “I see, I remember”: a visit to Parliament House by the Speaker and Clerks of the PNG Parliament | Canberra | 3-4 June 2013
  PNG | Speaker’s Retreat II | Canberra | 2 June 2013
  IPD | Indonesia’s Institute for Peace and Democracy – from strength to strength | June 2013
  Improving women’s participation in PNG politics: learning from recent success: CDI Makes a Difference to Women’s Political Representation | DevPolicy Blog | 21 June 2013
  PNG | Women Candidate Training: Local Level Government elections | Goroka, Eastern Highlands Province | 27-28 May 2013
  Parliamentary Oversight in Indonesia: options for future engagement | May 2013 | Jakarta
  Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development Workshops | Port Moresby | 21-22 May 2013
  CDI at conference on the future of aid in Asia and the Pacific | 9-10 May 2013 | Melbourne
  PNG | Governor Soso visits ACT | 30 April 2013
  CDI Supports New Indonesian Research on Indonesia’s Parliament | April 2013 | Jakarta
  Asia & the Pacific | Building Regional Networks for Parliamentary Oversight - 2013 ACPAC Conference | Sydney | 11-12 April
  CDI Policy Paper 2013/02 | Jon Fraenkel & Edward Aspinall - Comparing Across Regions: Parties and Political Systems in Indonesia and the Pacific Islands | Canberra Launch | 3 April 2013
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The Centre for Democratic Institutions (CDI) supports the efforts of democracies in the Asia-Pacific region to strengthen their political systems. It provides training, technical assistance and peer support for parliamentarians, political party organisers and emerging leaders in Southeast Asia and the South Pacific, with a particular focus on Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji. CDI sponsors research and publications on political change and democratic governance.

Established in 1998, CDI is funded by the Australian Government. The Centre is based in the College of Asia and the Pacific at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra.

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