News Headlines


Peters outlines big rail push for home region

A rail link to Marsden Pt, upgrading the rail line to Auckland and putting local government reform [Read More...]

Lukwago wants referendum on Lord Mayor post

In Summary Embattled Lord Mayor says the government should use constitutional means instead of [Read More...]

Some upset over Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools flier

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The Charlotte Mecklenburg School board voted just weeks ago to support the [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.

  • ZDA
  • university-zurich
  • eletronic-democracy
  • disud
  • gov2u
  • IPSA

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.