Tag Archives: political participation

Youth Democracy Academy – Campaign Coordination Meeting

The Campaign Coordination Meeting of the 18 months-long project “Youth Democracy Academy” took place from the 20th to the 25th of November in Portimão (Portugal). The project focuses on engaging young people aged 17-21, from 12 different EU countries, in moving towards a Europe that is closer to its citizens. In light of the upcoming

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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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