Five Messages for the Summit for Democracy

European Endowment for Democracy (EED) have initiated the development of Five Messages directed to leading democracies on the occasion of the Summit. The Oslo Center, along with twelve other pro-democracy institutions have agreed to address these Five Messages prior to the Summit, as they are of key importance for advancing democracy worldwide.

White Paper – International Political Party Assistance

The Oslo Center ​has developed an interesting white paper exploring the relevance and
challenges of working with international political party assistance in the field of democratization.

Brief: Issues of representation and social change

On May 27th, 2021, the Oslo Center hosted a webinar to discuss the importance of democratic resilience, the threats encountered, and global cooperation. In this webinar question of the role of information and communications technology was brought to the fore: Are political institutions in democracies able to adapt to the significant social changes brought by these technological advancements, and what does this pose for democratic representation?

The Oslo Center Webinar 2021 - Brief

The challenges to democracy worldwide have increased over the last decade, and it has been further exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on civil liberties and electoral processes due to the implementation of exceptional measures. The questions of how we can protect, promote, and build democratic values have become more relevant than ever. On May 27th, 2021, the Oslo Center hosted a webinar to discuss the importance of democratic resilience, the threats encountered, and global cooperation. With a keynote speech delivered by the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown, and the expertise provided by the panel participants, the webinar offered unique and valuable insight on the legacy of democracies and violation of democratic standards.

White Paper – Women in Politics

The Oslo Center ​has developed a special white paper exploring the
importance of female participation and leadership in politics.

White Paper - Youth Assemblies

The Oslo Center has developed a white paper on works with established Youth
Assemblies to strengthen their role in their community and local government.

Political Party Dialogue: A Facilitator’s Guide

With this contribution, International IDEA, the NIMD, and the Oslo Center
have collaborated to create a practical tool for political party dialogue facilitators
and political parties.

Elections Agents Manual 2017

Coalitions - A Guide for Political Parties

Religion and Development (only available in Norwegian)

A Guide to Branch Management for Political Parties in Kenya

Election Agents’ Fact Sheet