News Headlines


Red Clay to hold referendum

The Red Clay School District is asking voters in their districts Tuesday to approve property tax [Read More...]

Infrastructure bond referendum a quiet, but likely sell

Mayor Kasim Reed predicts Atlanta’s notoriously troubled traffic woes will prompt locals, anxious [Read More...]

Public asks questions as West Aurora begins referendum forums

West Aurora community members question what will happen if referendum [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.