World Forum for Democracy 2017
Is Populism a Problem ?
Strasbourg, 8-10 November 2017
The Council of Europe’s Democracy Innovation Award goes to Russian investigative newspaper The InsiderStrasbourg, France 10 November 2017, 10.00-12.30
Today, at the closing session of the World Forum for Democracy, the Council of Europe announced...
Strasbourg, France 10 November 2018
The topic of next year’s World Forum for Democracy: Citizenship on the move. The Forum will take...
Strasbourg, France 8-10 November 2017
A growing disconnect between citizens and political elites and dramatic changes in the media...
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.