Constitutions International

Briefing Paper 29: Preventing Dictatorship - Constitutional Safeguards

Emergent democracies are at an especially acute risk of deteriorating into authoritarian governance usually through the concentration of power in the executive. This paper discusses the required constitutional safeguards which can help prevent such anti-democratic concentration of power.

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