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September 15, 2011

Washington Meeting


 

This meeting was intended to highlight challenges and opportunities that nascent and prospective democracies face in today’s world. Conference participants discussed the successes and setbacks of democracy over the past several decades and considered their implications for transitions currently underway in North Africa and the greater Middle East. The event was opened by Mr. Emanuelis Zingeris - Chairman of the Parliamentary Forum, The Honorable John Boehner - Speaker of the U.S. House of the Representatives, and His Excellency Jerzy Buzek - President of the European Parliament. 

 

 

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