Category: Democracy In Practice

The World Forum for Democracy: DIP in Strasbourg

For the first time, Democracy In Practice was invited by the Council of Europe and the European Parliament to participate in the World Forum for Democracy, from November 7-9, in Strasbourg, France. The Forum provides a platform for activists, academics, and political decision-makers to come together and dialogue about solutions to the key challenges facing democracy. This year’s Forum brought together over 130 speakers and 2000 participants from over 100 countries around the world, and had a particular focus that aligned well with our work: the relationship between education and democracy.


Board of Advisor Opportunities

We are excited to be growing our Board of Advisors, and are currently looking for a Marketing Advisor and a Fundraising Advisor. If you are interested in either of these opportunities and have expertise to offer, please see the job descriptions below. Marketing Advisor Job Description Fundraising Advisor Job Description


newDemocracy Funding Will Allow Look Into the Way Communities Experience Democratic Innovation

A recent award of funding from the newDemocracy Foundation (nDF) will enable Democracy In Practice to conduct innovative empirical research into the way that communities experience change to their systems of government. The research project will use Democracy In Practice’s student government-based projects as case studies to explore the shift from elected governments to those that are randomly selected and rotated…


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