Wind of Change: Hope for the Future
Messages addressed to the World Forum for Democracy by various personalities
It is time to sound the alarm about the state of democracy and stand up to protect its principles of equality, inclusion, and solidarity for people and planet
António GUTERRES, Secretary General of the United Nations
... But there is another important benefit of freedom. Armed with it, democracy empowers citizens to bring about change through participation and to persuade their leaders to act for the greater good.
James A. BAKER, III, 61st U.S. Secretary of State