Fundación Democracia y Desarrollo started its activities in August 2006, after the end of President Lagos’s term. From its origins, the Foundation has specialized in civic engagement projects that extensively utilize digital technologies. Roads that will allow our societies to move towards a sustainable economic growth with greater levels of social equality.
With the purpose of exploring alternatives for new roads for development, FDD has specialized in civic engagement projects that intensively use digital technologies. Today: El Quinto Poder (The Fifth Power); Bibliotecas para tu Acción Ciudadana (Public Libraries & Civic Engagement), Vecinos Conectados (Networked Neighbours) and, #TuConstitución (#YourConstitution) are its main action lines.
Likewise, Democracia y Desarrollo has partnered with a number of organizations that promote the same goals.