Am 29. Mai 2022 starb Ned Crosby, der amerikanische Erfinder der Citizens Juries. Ned hat über 50 Jahre die Entwicklung der deliberativen Demokratie weltweit geprägt. Ned sprach deutsch, weil er [...]
WHAT FUTURE FOR PARTICIPATORY DEMOCRACY IN THE EU? As part of the Europe's People's Forum a keynote panel will be held ahead of our General Assembly on 13 June. The [...]
Democracy in Crisis is a special online series of global roundtable discussions about the use of randomly-selected citizen assemblies to further democracy. Listen to the roundtable discussion on citizens' councils [...]
Together with Lyn Carson, a well-known democracy researcher, Prof. Dr. Hans-Liudger Dienel has written a paper on the remuneration of citizens' experts. Click here for the article.
The Citizens' Assembly handed over its report with 22 specific recommendations for strengthening the German democracy to the President of the German Bundestag, Wolfgang Schäuble, on the Day for Democracy, [...]
The first Citizens' Assembly took place in Leipzig on 13 and 14 September. 160 randomly selected citizens from all over Germany discuss for a total of four days whether and [...]