Democracy | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Even in developing democracies, political institutions remain vulnerable to capture by the super-rich.
The authorities may not be able to ignore mass rallies which greeted presidential vote.
The authorities appear to be weighing their response as to how best reign in dissent.
The upcoming public vote is not proving universally popular.
The region’s most progressive democracy is failing to impress ordinary people.
12 Nov 12
Plenty of promises, and warning that officials from previous government could be investigated.
8 Feb 11
But despite anger over ineffective government, there’s little sign of them emulating the North African revolts.
2 Jun 10
Legislators in southern province claim that fiery young activists preventing them from voting freely.
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