Promotes equality among citizens;
individual;Enhances the dignity of the
Improves the quality of decisionmaking;
conflicts; andProvides a method to resolve
Allows room to correct mistakes
The most basic
outcome of democracy is that
it produces a government that is
accountable to the citizens, and
responsive to the needs and expectations
of the citizens.
Democracy is based on the idea of
deliberation and negotiation and
The following practices:
regular, free and fair elections; open
public debate on major policies and
legislations; and citizens’ right to
information about the government and
its functioning is guarenteed in a democracy.
Democracies have had greater
success in setting up regular and free
elections and in setting up conditions for
open public debate.
government is legitimate government.
Democratic government is people’s own
government. That is why there is an
overwhelming support for the idea of
democracy all over the world.
People wish to be ruled by
representatives elected by them. They
also believe that democracy is suitable
for their country. Democracy’s ability
to generate its own support is itself an
outcome that cannot be ignored.
right and the means to examine the
process of decision making.which is called transparency.