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The National Democratic Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to support and strengthen democratic institutions worldwide through citizen participation, openness and accountability in government.

eKantipur | Link to story  » Major political parties contesting the November Constituent Assembly (CA) election on Wednesday said a new constitution will make way for economic prosperity in the country.
Christian Science Monitor | Link to story  » Voters overwhelmingly elected Giorgi Margvelashvili of the ruling Georgian Dream party to lead the former Soviet republic. But tough issues await the pro-West nation.
Republica | Link to story  » The Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) are jointly organizing ´Constituent Assembly (CA) National Debate´ on October 30 to provide people the opportunity to submit questions to leaders of different political parties and hear answers from them.
RFI | Link to story (French)» In Cote d’Ivoire, preparations for the Oct. 2015 presidential election have already begun. An international delegation fielded by NDI recently traveled to Abidjan at the invitation of the Ivorian government to conduct an election reform mission.
The Nation | Link to story» Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has emphasized that democracy had taken roots in Pakistan. He expressed these views while meeting with Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Chair of the National Democratic Institute who called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Washington.
Saach | Link to story» Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Chair of the National Democratic Institute has called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Washington, say media reports. - See more at: http://www.saach.tv/2013/10/23/madeleine-calls-on-pm-nawaz-sharif/#sthas... Link to story»
Malawi Voice | Link to story» Church and Society, a development arm of the Nkhoma Synod has sait it has embarked on a project that aims at influencing the electorate to vote for leaders that champion for issue based politics. The project is funded by DFID through National Democratic Institute (NDI) and will run in Mchinji, Kasungu, Ntchisi, Dow and Lilongwe rural in the central region.
Voice of America | Link to story» Laura Jewett, NDI director for Eurasia program, talks about Georgia with Voice of America.   Watch» | Read the transcript»
New York Times | Link to story» Thousands of supporters of Cambodia’s opposition rallied against the authoritarian government of Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday, calling for the United Nations to help lead an investigation into accusations of cheating in the July 28 national elections that the governing party says it won. Author(s):  cambodian-opposition-rallies
New York Times | Link to story» After years of near total dominance in Cambodian politics, the party of Prime Minister Hun Sen won a relatively narrow victory in national elections on Sunday as a resurgent opposition rode a wave of disenchantment with the prime minister’s 28 years in power.