Jorge Heine is
CIGI Professor of Global Governance at the Balsillie School of International
Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, and a Distinguished Fellow at the Centre
for International Innovation, in Waterloo, Ontario. His book Which Way Latin
America? Hemispheric Politics Meets Globalization, with Andrew Cooper, is
published by United Nations University Press.
The Democracy Manifesto signals that the time has come to open ourselves to the many ways in which the demos, that is, the people, organize themselves around the world to take charge of their own destiny.