World Forum for Democracy
9th World Forum for Democracy
Can Democracy Save the Environment?
The ninth Forum is responding to world events. From November 2020 to November 2021 our discussions will move online, giving us a chance to share throughout the year via webinars, online discussions and - conditions permitting - face to face. Never before has it been so crucial to apply the principles of democracy to the environment.
Each month will touch on a different topic, culminating from 8-10 November 2021 with the classic Forum in Strasbourg, dependent on the pandemic.
17 Oct 2021 08:00:00online 25 October 2021, 16h00 CEST
Energy systems and climate action cannot be left to the market. It's urgent to transition to...
15 Oct 2021 15:58:0022 October 2021, 10.00-11.30 am CET
Between December 2020 and April 2021, 40 randomly selected citizens from Baden-Württemberg and...
13 Oct 2021 17:00:0014 October 2021
While guiding us through the streets of Toronto, Kehkashan and her Green Hope Foundation serve us...
The World Forum for Democracy is a unique platform for political decision-makers and activists to debate solutions to key challenges for democracies worldwide. By identifying and analysing experimental initiatives and practices, the Forum highlights and encourages democracy innovations at the grassroots and their transfer on a systemic level in order to strengthen the foundations of democratic societies. The Forum thus contributes to the evolution of democracy towards more participatory and inclusive structures and institutions. (more...)