World Forum for Democracy 2018
Gender Equality : Whose Battle ?
Strasbourg, 19-21 November 2018
The World Forum for Democracy 2018 will be dedicated to gender equality and women’s rights. We will focus in particular on women’s public, political and economic participation and on combating violence against women in the wake of #MeToo. The Forum will take place in Strasbourg from 19 to 21 November 2018.
Strasbourg, France 19-21 November 2018
A year after the #MeToo movement first started, the World Forum for Democracy 2018, from 19 to 21...
Marlène Schiappa, French Minister of State for Gender Equality will speak at the World Forum for Democracy 2018
Marlène Schiappa is the French Minister of State for Gender Equality since May 2017. The Minister...
Deadline: 15 September 2018
The Council of Europe is seeking partners for the organisation of “satellite events” to reach out...
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.