Kofi Annan Foundation’s Head of Elections and Democracy Sebastian Brack shares his thoughts following our recent conference in Cape Town, South Africa.
Just 11% of countries in Africa are politically ‘free’, and the average level of democracy, understood as the respect for political rights and civil liberties, fell in each of the last 14 years.
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Curious about what we do and how we do it? This short animation explains the Kofi Annan Foundation’s mission to mobilise political will to overcome threats to peace, development and human rights.
The knowledge needed to solve many of the world´s pressing problems already exists.
What holds us back is lack of leadership and political will to bring about change.
We mobilise political will to overcome threats to peace, development and human rights...
...by convening and engaging leaders across the world. These are our projects:
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