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GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions


Politics is the set of activities associated with the governance of a country, state or an area. It involves making decisions that apply to groups of members.

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Organizations relating to Politics

Institute of World Economics and Politics, Hanoi / Hanoi, Vietnam / Est. 1983
European Network of Women Elected Representatives of Local and Regional Authorities / Paris, France / Est. 1996
Asian Studies Association of Australia / Perth, Australia / Est. 1976
Institute for International Relations, Hamburg / Hamburg, Germany
Union of Socialist Local and Regional Representatives in Europe / Anthisnes, Belgium / Est. 1979
Institute of World Politics / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1990
Vienna Convention on the Representation of States in Their Relations with International Organizations of a Universal Character / Est. 1975
School of European Business Media and Politics / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2006
Centre for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament, Delhi / Delhi, India / Est. 1970
Association of South American Electoral Organizations / San José, Costa Rica / Est. 1989
UNESCO International Research Network on Educational Resources / Braunschweig, Germany / Est. 1992
Institute for Politics and International Studies / Leeds, UK / Est. 1999
International Society for Ensuring Fair Election / Dhaka, Bangladesh
Asociación Iberoamericana de Filosofia Politica / Est. 1997
International Foundation for Electoral Systems / Arlington VA, USA / Est. 1987
Institut pour le développement de l\'enseignement supérieur francophone, Bordeaux / Talence, France
Association of African Election Authorities / Tunis, Tunisia / Est. 1997
European Association of Elected Representatives from Mountain Regions / Chambéry, France / Est. 1991
Asian Network for Free Elections / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 1997
International Association of Clerks, Recorders, Election Officials and Treasurers / Houston TX, USA / Est. 1971
International Association for the Study of German Politics / Brighton, UK / Est. 1974
United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States / New York NY, USA / Est. 2001
Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina / Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina / Est. 1995
Le Cercle
International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1995

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World Problems relating to Politics

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Sex scandals
Undue political pressure
Undue military influence
Deliberate lying by corporation officials
Discrimination in politics
Racial discrimination in politics
Deception by government
Ideological discrimination in politics
Unfair elections
Unequal political representation
Declining significance of electoral politics
Unrepresentative international organizations
Property and occupational discrimination in politics
Language discrimination in politics
Unjust electoral campaigns
Bias in selection of political candidates
Unjust election timing
Dissociation of truth from politics
Avoidance of legal obligations by politicians
Political party manipulation of elections
Espionage in domestic politics
Forced participation in politics
Denial of right of complaint
Induced abortion
Domination of the world by sovereign states

Action Strategies relating to Politics

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Creating international organizations
Ensuring comprehensive system of protected areas
Lobbying politicians
Holding global forum
Forming transnational political interdependence
Promoting political participation of women
Enabling representation of minorities
Managing politics
Sacrificing political ideals
Ensuring competent parliaments
Perceiving importance of sacred objects
Increasing public access to culture
Creating constituency suffrage
Increasing number of voters
Ensuring just election timing
Encouraging disenfranchised voices
Ensuring transparent and democratic governance of the GEF
Identifying qualified voters
Authenticating majority rule
Ensuring just electoral campaigns
Instituting global representation
Establishing global representation bodies
Obstructing elections

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