AP Debate on Democracy - Annual Meeting 2012

Are the democratic institutions of the 20th century fit for the 21st?

In partnership with the World Economic Forum, AP hosts this debate on democracy. 

  • David T. Dreier, Congressman from California (Republican), 26th District, USA
  • Rached Ghannoushi, Co-Founder, Ennahdha Party, Tunisia
  • Hina Rabbani Khar, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan; Young Global Leader
  • Antonio de Aguiar Patriota, Minister of External Relations of Brazil
  • Kenneth Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch, USA 

Moderated by

  • Michael Oreskes, Vice-President and Senior Managing Editor, Associated Press (AP), USA