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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.

NDI Events

  • The United States Institute of Peace and the Foreign Policy Group invite you to:

    PeaceGame: Peacemaking in an Era of Violent Extremism

    Friday Dec. 5th,
    8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

    This Dec. 5th, the third biannual PeaceGame will examine peace keeping and peace making issues as they relate to the rise in global violent extremism. All attendees are invited to contribute to the conversation throughout the day with live, interactive polling and open mic questioning.

  • The Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy cordially invites you to a press conference panel on:

    Tunisia's Landmark Presidential Elections: Referendum,  Revolution or Restoration?

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014
    1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

    National Press Club
    Fourth Estate Restaurant
    529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
    Washington DC 20045

    Light refreshments will be served


    WASHINGTON—The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission, today announced the following public briefing:

    “Ukraine’s Pivotal Parliamentary Poll”

    Friday, November 14, 2014
    2:00PM – 3:30PM
    Dirksen Senate Office Building
    Room 608

  • Electoral Commissions and the Consolidation of Democracy in Africa: 
    Progress, Challenges and Prospects for the Future

    November 13, 2014
    2:00pm — 3:30pm

    Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars
    One Woodrow Wilson Plaza 
    1300 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., 
    Washington D.C.,

  • A day-long symposium for advocates, researchers, policymakers and program managers in the fields of
    international human and economic  development, LGBT rights, and related fields.

    Tuesday, November 11, 2014    
    8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

    UC Washington Center
    1608 Rhode Island Ave NW
    Washington, DC

    About the symposium:

  • In honor of Election Day, the Political Parties, Eurasia & ICT teams cordially invite you to attend the Tech4Dem Brownbag discussion on:

    Data-Driven Political Organizing

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014
    12-1 p.m.
    8th Floor Board Room B

  • Ukraine’s Early Parliamentary Elections:
  • Sponsored by the Center for Strategic and International Studies

    2:00pm – 3:30pm
    Friday, October 24, 2014
    CSIS 2nd Floor Conference Center
    1616 Rhode Island Ave, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

  • Ukraine Elections: An End to the Crisis?
    2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    Center on Global Interests, 10th Floor, 1050 Connecticut Ave N.W., Washington D.C.