Tag Archives: political participation

12 AUGUST 2017 – U.N. INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

Quoting from www.un.org/youthday: «On 17 December 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day. Since the adoption of Security Council Resolution S/RES/2250 (2015) in 2015, there is growing recognition that as

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Does political participation need political parties and representation?

Focusing on issues surrounding democratic participation, the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA), held a round table on the 26th of April 2017, with the theme “Does political participation need political parties and representation?”. The panel had five experts on the issue with different profiles, thus being composed by representatives from International

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