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Advocates for Democracy in Closed Spaces

In the lead up to the Summit for Democracy, CSIS is bringing together civil society activists from countries with unreceptive governments to discuss the Summit and how it can help them in supporting democracy.

Invited speakers include CSO representatives, senior U.S. Administration officials, and Members of Congress.

Speaking CSIS Experts include:

  • Daniel F. Runde, Senior Vice President; William A. Schreyer Chair; Director, Project on Prosperity and Development; and Director, Americas Program
  • Elizabeth Hoffman, Director of Congressional and Government Affairs, and Fellow
  • ​Marti Flacks, Director and Senior Fellow, Human Rights Initiative
Event date
6 December 2021
Organising parties
Center for Strategic and International Studies