Government at a Glance 2023

Democratic resilience in an era of multiple crises

Build, reinforce and protect


Multiple crises can further undermine trust in public institutions


Public participation can be made more active and effective

Gender equality

Women are still under-represented in politics and public institutions

Climate crisis

Governments can do more to fight the climate crisis

Public integrity

Public integrity standards need to be better implemented in practice

What can governments do?

1. Build on democratic strengths to enhance participation

2. Reinforce key competencies to prepare for and manage crises

3. Protect against risks: lack of integrity, misinformation

Government at a Glance 2023

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