Mongolia congratulates International IDEA on 25th anniversary

2020-11-20 15:19:37

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A virtual conference under the theme ‘Democracy Now and Next’ is taking place between November 12-20, 2020 on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA). 

The international conference is bringing together delegates from 33 member countries of the International IDEA for its 12 sessions, focusing on future of elections in the Asia and the Pacific region, future of democracy development in Myanmar, rekindled democracy assistance in Central and Eastern Europe, sustainable democracy, perspective of democracy building in Southern Africa, etc. 

Deputy Foreign Minister of Mongolia B.Munkhjin delivered a congratulatory video message commemorating the 25th anniversary of the intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide. 

In his message, the Deputy Foreign Minister highlighted that “Democracy is not a single short effort. It requires constant attention and care. It requires polishing, from promoting democratic education to education people on democratic values. The International IDEA is championing in this area to further promote democratic institutions and democratic values throughout the world.