Welcome to the Political Leadership Entrepreneur Atlas

Uncover and share cutting-edge tools for cultivating effective political leaders.

About the Atlas

This Atlas offers a supportive and practical space to learn from non- and multi-partisan members of the global political leadership entrepreneur network (PLEN). It showcases organizations’ most up-to-date tools for driving change in politics. Use it to connect with organizations, gain insights from their resources, and scale your own initiatives.

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Note: Items without the PLE Network logo are from organizations that are not members.

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The LEADERS’ Journal : Re-imagining Feminist Alternatives to Organising in Africa

Toolkit
PLEN Member
Women
Land Rights
Leadership

The 2nd edition of The Journal explores feminist organizing in Africa, emphasizing radical consciousness and visionary leadership.

Dealing with Digital Threats to Democracy

Toolkit
External
Social Media
Technology
Training

A toolkit to help women in public life be safer online, with tips for supporting others and protecting yourself from various forms of online abuse.

Better Leaders, Better Democracies: Mapping the Organizations Shaping 21st Century Politicians

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Leadership
Democracy

The first-of-its-kind report on political leadership incubators worldwide. It highlights case studies that contribute fresh frameworks for understanding this young, dynamic field.

Ascend Fund Newsletter

Newsletter
PLEN Member
Leadership
Women

The Ascend Fund is committed to accelerating the pace of change toward gender parity in US politics.

Civic Future Newsletter

Newsletter
PLEN Member
Participation
Youth
Leadership

Subscribe to Civic Future’s newsletter to keep up with their political engagement program for young talent and established professionals in UK public, private and social sectors.

Pathways to scaling up women’s political leadership and influence in Uganda – Adopting Feminist Approaches

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Leadership
Women

A policy brief by AMwA based on original research and 2021 convenings with female political leaders.

Democracy Institute CEU - Newsletter

Newsletter
PLEN Member
Democracy
Training
Participation

Subscribe to CEU Democracy Institute’s newsletter for their latest research, interdisciplinary collaborations, training opportunities and public engagement.

IRI Resources

Knowledge Hub
External
Political Parties and Bodies
Technology
Innovation
Participation
Youth
Women
Youth
Training
Campaigns and Elections

A valuable compilation of research, publications, testimonies and toolkits by IRI.

Your True-False Campaign

Campaign
PLEN Member
Youth
Participation
Campaigns and Elections

A French campaign toolkit and seven video challenges to build excitement among young people ahead of the 2020 municipal elections.

Vote Run Lead Headquarters

Digital Library
Webinar
Interview
External
Training
Campaigns and Elections

A digital library of practical worksheets, expert videos, interesting podcasts and extensive resource links for running and winning a political campaign.

Together We Rise - Youth-led Democratic Innovation in Canada

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Youth
Participation
Innovation

A presentation that explores civic participation in Canada, advocates for youth-led democratic innovation and provides recommendations for effectively engaging youth.

Business Leader’s Guide to Democracy

Toolkit
External
Democracy
Training

An educational guide for business leaders on frequently overlooked civic concepts like representative and inclusive democracy.

Public Opinion on Lowering the Voting Age to 16

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Youth
Participation
Campaigns and Elections

A report exploring the history and impact of expanding enfranchisement to 16 year olds, followed by key arguments for both sides of the debate.

Just talk? Evaluating five years of political dialogue 2015 - 2020.

Impact
PLEN Member
Political Management

Evidence-based reflection on the lessons, failures and successes of political dialogue from 2015 to 2020.

Candidate Resources

Toolkit
PLEN Member
Leadership
Campaigns and Elections

A comprehensive toolkit by Run for Something that supports US-based individuals running for office.

Represent Women Newsletter

Newsletter
PLEN Member
Women

Stay informed with RepresentWomen's monthly updates, research releases, reading list and event invitations.

Disinformation is never transparent: Media Literacy Toolkit

Toolkit
PLEN Member
Disinformation
News Media

Tools and tips for spotting real news from fake news in an effort to combat disinformation and restore trust in democracies.

Anti Corruption Knowledge Hub

Knowledge Hub
External
Anti-corruption

A network of experts and a hub of country-specific research, topic guides and practical tools for anti-corruption work.

Gabriela Vega Franco - Ted Talk (Spanish)

Digital Library
Webinar
Interview
PLEN Member
Democracy
Unity

A Ted Talk by political scientist and co-founder of Recambio Gabriela Vega Franco on the importance of debate- in formal settings and over the family dinner table- for a healthy democracy.

Women in Politics Study

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Women
Leadership

A document by Abacus Data detailing the results of several 2022 surveys about women in politics and the future of women in Canadian politics.

Skol Project Management

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Political Management
Youth
Leadership

A Slovak report guiding young community leaders through effective project management.

Achieving Gender Parity - Systems Strategies Around the World

Report
Case Study
PLEN Member
Women

A 2020 report examining the impact that electoral rules and systems have on women's representation in leadership.

LovePolitics Newsletter

Newsletter
PLEN Member
Leadership
Training

Subscribe to Love Politics’ newsletter for the latest on the non-partisan political training academy covering Austria, Germany and Switzerland.

V-Dem Publications and Datasets

Knowledge Hub
External
Democracy

A database of graphing tools and publications on global democracy, searchable by country or variable.

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