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Article – Plenary highlights: UK referendum, migration, taxes, ECB, TiSA

The following press release was issued by the European Parliament on February 5, 2016 [Read More...]

Campaign against Darfur referendum: Sudan's opposition

The Sudanese Congress Party has rejected the government's direction to hold a referendum on the [Read More...]

Norwegian students demonstrate in front of the Moroccan Embassy in Oslo to ask for a self-determinat

Oslo(Norway) January 05, 16 (SPS) .- Dozens of young Norwegian students demonstrated in front of [Read More...]

The c2d is a department of the Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau (ZDA) and related to the Law School of the University of Zurich. The team, consisting of political scientists and legal scholars, is located in Aarau, Switzerland.

Centre for Research on Direct Democracy (c2d)

The c2d is an academic research center dedicated to the study of direct democratic institutions (referendum and initiative) around the world, their history, legal nature, functioning and political implications. It aims at running an international database, promoting interdisciplinary scientific research, organising conferences and providing services.