IYDU Statement Regarding the Demolition of the National Theatre in Tirana, Albania

Amidst the demolition of the Albanian National Theatre, the International Young Democrat Union expresses its condemnation towards such action taken by Prime Minister Edi Rama. Edi Rama has violated basic principles of cultural heritage conservation, dialogue and democratic respect towards the history of Albania with this authoritarian move. The socialist government in power commits aContinue reading “IYDU Statement Regarding the Demolition of the National Theatre in Tirana, Albania”

IYDU expresses its concerns about the recent developments in Turkey

The International Young Democrat Union is deeply concerned with the recent developments in Turkey. President Erdogan decided to annul Turkey’s ratification of the Istanbul Convention accord which was designed to prevent and combat violence against women and domestic violence. The IYDU campaigns for equal human rights for everyone, especially at a time where violence againstContinue reading “IYDU expresses its concerns about the recent developments in Turkey”

IYDU Statement on the Myanmar coup

The IYDU recognises the inalienable right of every person around the world to be free and to decide on their own governments, and supports a stable and democratic Myanmar. Since February 1st, the country’s military has seized power after detaining Aung San Suu Kyi and other democratically elected leaders. Thousands of people from all sectionsContinue reading “IYDU Statement on the Myanmar coup”

IYDU expresses condolences to Croatia

Yesterday, central Croatia was hit by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake causing many injuries and destruction in the country – mainly around the city of Petrinja, located near the capital Zagreb. This is the second earthquake occurance in the region recently. The IYDU expresses condolences to the families of victims and shares its solidarity with theContinue reading “IYDU expresses condolences to Croatia”

IYDU Condemns the Vienna terror attack

Last night, Vienna was under terror attack causing the death of at least four people and the injury of fourteen more. IYDU condemns terrorism no matter where it comes from and believes that all free and democratic countries need to fight terror. We would like to express our sincere condolences to the families of theContinue reading “IYDU Condemns the Vienna terror attack”