International Day of Democracy is celebrated every year on 15th September. In Year 2022, this is the 15th anniversary of International Day of Democracy It is celebrated annually across the world to strengthen democracy & highlight its values and principles. This is celebrated annually across the world to strengthen democracy & highlight its values and principles. Democracy is a form of government that functions with equal participation of all citizens of a country.
The Theme in 2022 is “importance of media freedom to democracy, peace, & delivering on the Sustaina
International Day of Democracy was established in 2007 after a resolution was passed by United Nations General Assembly. According to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the resolution was geared towards consolidating & strengthening democracy. International Day of Democracy was 1st observed in 2008 & since then, several parliamentary events have been organized across the world.