Democracy is being disrupted. Representative democracy — with its governance and leadership models — needs to evolve if it is to survive the 21st century.
We believe it can, and there are many others who already making these changes around the world. Evolving Democracy shares their stories.
Join us for this monthly webinar and interview series, and meet the people evolving representative governments in countries such as Africa, UK, Canada, Portugal and Brazil.
Find out about their methods and models. Learn from their challenges and successes. Draw inspiration from their initiatives and innovations.
Evolve Democracy will launch on August 11, 2020 with a monthly webinar, curated and facilitated by engage2’s Founder and Managing Director Amelia Loye.
The webinar will explore the democratic models and innovations that representative governments are testing and implementing around the world now.
The webinars will include facilitated, live discussions with up to 15 participants per session. These will be unrecorded.
Evolve Democracy will also host monthly interviews between Amelia and public servants working with and for governments. They will talk about case studies and dig deep into the methods and tools opening up governments and enriching representative democracies between elections.
How people, organisations and communities can have their voices heard and issues represented in government decision-making
How governments are setting themselves up to listen to and understand the needs of communities
How democratic experiments are stretching the definition and models of representative democracy
How representative governments use this tool
How representative governments are gathering and using social data
How technology is disrupting and enriching representative democracy
How bias and personal interest are managed, and deliberation encouraged, during engagements
How governments and elected leaders can demonstrate how they are listening and balancing interests
This webinar and interview series is aimed at:
We believe storytelling is one of the best ways to inspire the ideas, build the knowledge and share the skills required to enrich and evolve representative democracy.
So register for our next event, and come to learn, stay to share, and leave with your own ideas for the future. Want to stay in the loop about future events? Sign up for our newsletter.