International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance
(1995; Stockholm; 1238 staff; idea.int)
The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance “is an intergovernmental organization with a mission to support sustainable democracy worldwide.” It aims to advance “the building, strengthening and safeguarding of democratic political institutions and processes at all levels.” By providing comparative knowledge to democracy builders it influences policies and politics. Key themes include democracy and development, democracy and diversity, and conflict and security.
Leadership: Kevin Casas-Zamora (Secretary-General)
Budget: €27,362m (2019)