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Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Young innovators in MENA, US pitch ‘civic tech’ ideas to improve their communities Their ideas include an online platform to combat misinformation during Middle East and North Africa election campaigns, an app to support Arabic-speaking victims of... Read More
Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
IRG welcomed a delegation from the American Council of Young Political Leaders' "Legislative Process + Governance" fellowship program for a half-day seminar with former Members of Congress. Topics included the US political campaign process, the... Read More
Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016
Photos from this program are available on IRG's Flickr account. From February 20 to 27, 2016, the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in partnership with the Institute for Representative Government (IRG), and with funding from the U.S. Department... Read More
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2015
The 2015 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Professional Fellows Program has the theme of "Legislative Process and Governance." As part of the fellowship, the delegation met with former Members of the US Congress to discuss "Running for... Read More
Date: Sunday, September 6, 2015
To address the growing concerns in the LAC region regarding citizen security, IRG is hosting a study mission for national legislators from Colombia, El Salvador and Panama for a two-week Latin American regional study mission in Washington, D.C. and... Read More
Date: Saturday, July 18, 2015
From July 18-25, six newly elected members of the Ukrainian parliament (Verkhovna Rada) participated in a parliamentary study tour in Washington, D.C. and New York sponsored by ECA’s Professional Fellows Division and organized jointly by the... Read More
Date: Monday, April 27, 2015
IRG partnered with the American Council of Young Political Leaders to host a morning of panel discussions around the theme of legislative process and governance for international participants for a group of fellows from across the ASEAN region.... Read More
Date: Sunday, March 22, 2015
One of the key principles for any market that seeks to incentivize investment and entrepreneurship is feasibility. Markets with confusing, obstacle-ridden regulatory systems are their own greatest enemy. Not only do they confuse potential investors... Read More
Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Among other issues, this exchange program explored ways in which parliamentarians can encourage and utilize the burgeoning use of technology to support economic growth, engage citizens, and conduct parliamentary business in an open and transparent... Read More
Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014
On September 21, 2014, a group of five Georgian parliamentarians began their study visit to the United States, organized by the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the Institute for Representative Government (IRG).  The group included... Read More