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tr.v. de·moc·ra·tized, de·moc·ra·tiz·ing, de·moc·ra·tiz·es
To make democratic.

de·moc′ra·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.democratization - the action of making something democratic
group action - action taken by a group of people


[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndemocratización f


[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] democratisation (British)
n [country, system] → démocratisation f
modif [process] → de démocratisation f
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Presenting, on Thursday, in Tokyo, a conference on the theme "Tunisia, from democratic transition to economic growth", the "Sasakawa Peace Foundation", Jhinaoui reviewed the reforms undertaken by the Tunisian government to promote development and strengthen Tunisia's competitiveness in terms of external investment.
NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse environments including newly established democracies, semi-authoritarian countries, highly repressive societies and countries undergoing democratic transition.
Anderson concentrates on ArgentinaAEs democratic transition years of 1983-99.
Parliamentary Secretary Alghabra and the representatives of the Quartet discussed Tunisias democratic transition and the significant progress made, particularly in terms of civil and political rights, in building a democratic and pluralistic society.
There is strong political will from the part of the EU to support Tunisia in its efforts to ensure the democratic transition in this difficult time.
Summary: Tunisian Foreign minister Mongi Hamdi expressed Thursday in Rabat his country's "deep gratefulness" to King Mohammed VI and Morocco for their continued support to Tunisia's democratic transition process.
Summary: The democratic transition in Tunisia remains young and vulnerable, but it is indeed the first democratic transition in modern Arab history that has taken root in an environment of sustained citizen activism.
The closing chapters of the book frame these challenges into a cohesive political program aimed at activists and political leaders, including also an appeal to scholars to consider South Africa's own democratic transition as a model for academic theory on political evolution.
The UN Security Council has voiced its grave concern at the worsening security situation and political divisions in Libya that threaten to undermine the country's democratic transition, saying in a presidential statement that it was calling on all parties in Libya to support the democratic transition in Libya, including agreement on its immediate next steps, and to engage in political dialogue and refrain from violence and actions that challenge the stability of the State.
We stand with Yemen against this violence and remain firmly committed to supporting the Yemeni people as they seek to conclude the national dialogue and move forward peacefully with Yemen's historic democratic transition," Harf said.
The president reiterated his calls to national reconciliation in order to protect the democratic transition and the will of the people, according to the statement.
24 (Saba)- France has again confirmed its full support to Yemeni authorities and the efforts made in order to implement an orderly, peaceful and democratic transition of power in Yemen.

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