WFD 2014: Invitation to the light show in front of the Palais de l'Europe

3 November, 7 pm In front of the Palais de l'Europe
On the occasion of the opening of the 3rd World Forum for Democracy, participants and anyone interested are invited to discover the light show in front of the Palais de l'Europe created by l'Ososphère, AV-Exciters and the artist Antoine Schmitt: Monday 3 November at 7 pm in front of the Council of Europe. In interaction with spaces, perspectives and environment, a show including images and techniques of projection will reveal the Palais de l'Europe to the Forum participants and the public. By...

Invitation to OSCE Café “Democracy Rising”

3 November 2014 14:00
The OSCE Security Community team invites you to participate in an OSCE Café in conjunction with the Council of Europe’s World Forum for Democracy 2014 in Strasbourg. Meet OSCE officials from the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights. Learn about the OSCE’s promotion of the role of youth in democratization. Ask burning questions about the future of democracy, while enjoying a coffee on the house. Where? Palais de l’Europe, Strasbourg When? 3 November 2014 14:00 How? Please...

The Council of Europe gives young people a say in how to revitalise democracy

3-5 November 2014
From 3 to 5 November 2014, at a time when young people all over the world are rallying to make their voice heard and demand new means of direct democratic expression, the Council of Europe will be holding its World Forum for Democracy in Strasbourg, with the backing of the French Government, the Alsace Region and the City of Strasbourg. Some 1,200 participants – civil society activists, elected representatives, political leaders, and representatives of the media – from 80 countries are...