Community of Democracies

The Community of Democracies (CD) was established on 27 June 2000 “to respect and uphold core democratic principles and practices,” including free and fair elections, freedom of speech and expression, equal access to education, the rule of law, and freedom of peaceful assembly.


Location: Southern Europe Official name: Principality of Monaco Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1861 / 1861 Capital city: Monaco-Ville Population: 30,539 / 40,719 people per sq mile (15,661 people per sq km) Total land area: 0.75 square miles (1.95 square km) Language(s) spoken: French (official language), Italian, Monégasque, English Main … Read more