Declaration commits to bolstering democratic resilience

Summit at Avani PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Summit at Avani PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

Following a summit co-hosted by the Government of Botswana and the National Democratic Institute (NDI), participants declared on Friday they affirm and commit to promoting and defending principles of constitutionalism and enhancing democratic consolidation.

The three-day international summit on constitutionalism and democratic consolidation in Africa was held at Avani on July 6-8 and is amongst others meant to counter the global trends of democratic backsliding and strengthen support for constitutional term limits.

The summit provided delegates with an opportunity to deliberate and exchange views on constitutional rule, democracy and good governance.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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