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