Statement on the resignation of the Rt Hon John Key

John Keys PM

This afternoon local time Rt Hon John Key, Chairman of the International Democrat Union and Prime Minister of New Zealand, announced his resignation as Prime Minister, effective Monday 12 December.

John Key will be remembered and celebrated as one of New Zealand’s greatest Prime Ministers, having led the National Party for 10 years, and New Zealand for 8 years. He has undeniably made our country a much better place than he found it.
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IYDU Annual Council Meeting

Miami 2016 IYDU
Freedom lovers,

We are just under one week away from the 2016 IYDU Annual Council Meeting and Election Observation. This time next week over 100 registered participants will be filing into historic Miami City Hall to kickoff the Annual Council Meeting. Continue reading

Alert: IYDU U.S. Election Observation

miamiiyduFreedom lovers,

We have had a great response for our election observation mission hosted by the Leadership Institute. You don’t want to miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity in the most crucial swing state. However, there are only a limited spaces available for participation, so register today here: Continue reading

IYDU congratulates Chairman Jason Emert

FP.intFriends,

I would like you to join me in congratulating Chairman Jason Emert on being named to the Foreign Policy Initiative’s 2016-2017 Future Leaders Program. The mission of the program “is to cultivate the next generation of foreign policy leaders in Washington, D.C. The program identifies young professionals who share FPI’s commitment to international engagement, support for America’s allies, expanding political and economic freedom, and a strong military.” Continue reading

REGISTER: IYDU U.S. Election Observation

miamiiyduFreedom lovers,

Registration is now open for the International Election Observer Mission to the United States following the 2016 IYDU Annual Council Meeting in Miami, Florida. The registration fee of $200 covers participation in the program, daily meals (excluding dinner), meetings, and transportation among sites during the program. But this rate will go up after October 1 to $400, so book now! Continue reading