There’s No Sustainable Development Without Good Governance

U.S. President Barack Obama chairs a United Nations Security Council meeting.

With the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set to expire this year, attention is turning to a new priority - Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), which are being negotiated now and are scheduled to be adopted in late September.

As the world contemplates this new agenda, good governance needs to be a priority.

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Job Opportunity: Program Officer for the Middle East and North Africa

Tunisia NDI staff show off their inked fingers. Photo by Nicholas Collins. October 2011.

Does your dream job involve working with international partners to support democracy in the Middle East? Well you're in luck, NDI is recruiting a Program Officer/Senior Program Officer with political and organizational expertise to support NDI’s democratic development programs in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

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U.K. Commission Recommends Adoption of Declaration on Parliamentary Openness

U.S. President Barack Obama chairs a United Nations Security Council meeting.

Today, the Speaker’s Commission on Digital Democracy in the United Kingdom launched their final report detailing recommendations on how parliamentary democracy should respond to the opportunities and challenges presented by technology.

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Job Opportunity: Resident Director in Tunisia

Tunisia women candidates training. Photo by Gaby Senay, resident senior program manager, Tunisia. 

NDI is recruiting a resident country director with strong management skills and political or civic experience to oversee the implementation of NDI’s programs in Tunisia. The position will be based Tunis but will require travel throughout the country and to other locations in the Middle East and North Africa region as needed.

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