29 November from 9.30 to 11.30 - Room 10 - Palais de l'Europe
Sponsored by the Bureau of European Policy Advisors, European Union
There is no universally accepted definition of empowerment or easy way to measure its evolution over time. Two major initiatives help to unpack this concept and assess what is in it for the future of democracy. Discussions will be held to account from a gender perspective. The results of this lab will contribute to a policy report with options and challenges for the EU in the next decade, in the context of ESPAS ("European Strategy and Policy Analysis System") the EU inter-institutional foresight project on global trends 2030.
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?