29 November from 9.30 to 11.30 - Room 8 - Palais de l'Europe
Sponsored by the INGO Conference of the Council of Europe
Internet enables people, in particular the young, to express their social and political views and aspirations by various means, including through art and games, and receive feedback by the wider community. Do these forms of expression have a real impact on public opinion, political debate and decision-making or are they just an outlet for the emotions of a frustrated youth?
Does/Do the following initiative(s) increase significantly citizens' influence in the policy-making process and/or make democratic institutions more transparent, responsive and accountable?