Press Briefing: Previewing the 2023 Summit for Democracy

March 22, 2023 • 10:00 – 10:45 am EDT

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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) will host a call-in press briefing on Wednesday, March 22, at 10:00 a.m. EDT to preview the second Summit for Democracy, which the United States will co-host with the governments of Costa Rica, the Netherlands, Republic of Korea, and Republic of Zambia, on March 29-30, 2023. With the agenda expected to cover both external and internal threats to democracy, protecting human rights, combatting corruption, and the role of technology, CSIS experts across a range of subjects will weigh in on key themes, the agenda, and expectations for this year’s summit.

Please RSVP to Paige Montfort (

Call-in Info
United States Dial In: 877-692-8955  
International Dial In: 234-720-6979
Access Code: 1279862 

A transcript will be available after the press briefing concludes.

Media Queries

Marti Flacks

​Marti Flacks

Former Khosravi Chair in Principled Internationalism and Former Director, Human Rights Initiative
Suzanne Spaulding
Senior Adviser, Homeland Security, International Security Program