A global international non governmental organization joining together parties to defend Democratic values and principles
The CDI’s European division is the European People’s Party, currently the largest European political party. Its Latin American equivalent is the Christian Democrat Organization of America. The Democratic Party of the United States of America maintains links with CDI through the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs.
109 political parties
from 83 countries
CDI was founded in 1961 and it currently has 109 political parties as members from Europe, Latin America, Africa and the Asia-Pacific region.
IDC-CDI Executive Committee meeting – Brussels 13 November 2023• 20:00 – 22:00 CET – Welcome Cocktail (Stanhope Hotel – Balmoral II) 14 November 2023 •
Wednesday, 17 May 2023 Arrival of the participants Welcome cocktail hosted by SDS Party – Vila Bled Thursday, 18 May 2023 IDC–CDI Executive Committee meeting
Strategies for a successful centre-right electoral campaign Global common challenges of the centre right Video MessageJosé María Aznar, Honorary President CDI-IDCMikuláš Dzurinda, President WMCES SpeakersCarlo
The Conference “Democracy in Africa”, held on 24 February 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal, brought us together with the same objective, of uniting our forces and
This event was hosted by our member party Panameñista and its President José Blandón, a party that joined the IDC-CDI in 2020 and it was