Publications

Policy Paper: State Obligations Relevant to Democractic Governance & Elections

September 1, 2012

This paper gives an overview of the extent to which states are obliged under international law ...

Briefing Paper 30: Key Reforms for General Elections in Pakistan

July 3, 2012

BP 30 is a joint publication of DRI and four Pakistani organisations (Aurat Foundation, Human Rights ...

Briefing Paper 29: Preventing Dictatorship – Constitutional Safeguards

July 2, 2012

Emergent democracies are at an especially acute risk of deteriorating into authoritarian governance usually through the ...

Briefing Paper 28: Assessment of the 1951 Libyan Constitution

July 1, 2012

The Libyan constitution of 1951 has emerged as an important reference point for political leaders important ...