Democracy is the cornerstone of the Organization, and thus, strengthening democracy and promoting good governance is one of its primary tasks. The OAS plays an important role in addressing controversies among its member states. The Organization’s response is swift, appropriate, and consistent with international and inter-American law.

Civil Registry

Democratic Sustainability and Special Missions

Effective Public Management

Electoral Cooperation and Observation

Inter-American Program on Education in Democratic Values and Practices

Mechanism for Follow-Up on the Implementation of the Inter-American Convention against Corruption (MESICIC)

Promotion of Peace and Coordination with Subnational Governments

Summits of the Americas Mandates on Democracy