• Prof. Dr. Auer, Director of the Centre for Democracy Studies in Aarau, Switzerland

    published: 18 Sep 2012
  • World Forum for Democracy

    The World Forum for Democracy is a unique platform for political decision-makers and activists to debate solutions to key challenges for democracies worldwide. By identifying and analysing experimental initiatives and practices, the Forum highlights and encourages democracy innovations at the grassroots and their transfer on a systemic level in order to strengthen the foundations of democratic societies. The Forum thus contributes to the evolution of democracy towards more participatory and inclusive structures and institutions. More information: www.world-forum-democracy.org.

    published: 01 Sep 2016
  • Jomaa Kossa, National Centre for Democratic Development, Libya

    Warsaw Dialogue for Democracy, 23-25 October 2014

    published: 18 Aug 2015
  • Tariq Ali: The Twilight of Democracy, Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2015

    What's the point of elections if the result is always a victory for the extreme centre? Stan Grant (Chair) Tariq Ali is a British-Pakistani political commentator and a prolific writer, journalist and filmmaker. He has been a leading figure of the international left since the 1960s. His books include The Duel: Pakistan on the Flightpath of American Power, The Obama Sydrome and The Extreme Centre: A Warning. http://sydneyoperahouse.com/ideas Subscribe and find more videos from Ideas at the House: http://www.youtube.com/ideasatthehouse Get a new talk every week on our podcast: Audio - https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/sydney-opera-house-ideas-at/id640445035 Video - https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/sydney-opera-house-ideas-at/id640444896 Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/IdeasAtT...

    published: 06 Sep 2015
  • Jersey International Finance Centre and Democracy.

    More, and comments, here http://voiceforchildren.blogspot.com/2015/06/jersey-international-finance-centre-and.html

    published: 05 Jun 2015
  • Yuri Dzhibladze, Centre for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights

    Panel "The Western Model of Democracy: Gravitational Pull or Centrifugal Force?" interview, GEF 2007

    published: 06 Apr 2010
  • Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy

    In 2008, Bhutan embarked on a journey of democratic transition making it the youngest democracy of its time. The transition to democracy was soon followed by the proliferation of media in the country which ushered in a new era of media and democracy in Bhutan. The Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy was then established to nurture and improve the standard of the existing media in the country which would eventually foster the culture of democracy. BCMD is one of the first registered Civil Society Organisation in Bhutan which works with a cross section of society on issues that concern youth, environment, society, governance and education, using media as a modus operandi. BCMD's four core programme areas are: 1. Developing media and democratic literacy 2. Encouraging public ...

    published: 21 Jun 2011
  • School for Democracy in Ukraine

    Trainings for teachers and high school students in education for democratic citizenship and human rights. Through implementation of local projects the School for Democracy aims to increase young people’s participation in school and public life, support and sustain democratic developments in the society as well as strengthen the dialogue between different regions of Ukraine.

    published: 18 Aug 2015
  • The Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy

    published: 05 Jul 2015
  • Doing and Thinking Democracy Keynote Speech

    Prof Spivaks keynote speech on the occasion of the Centre for Democracys 25th anniversary Uploaded by: driverc

    published: 24 Nov 2015
  • Chantal Mouffe: The Affects of Democracy

    In this year’s Patočka Memorial Lecture, political theorist Chantal Mouffe examines the crucial role played in politics by what she calls ‘passions’ to refer to the common affects that are at stake in the construction of collective identities. Taking her bearings from Spinoza, Freud and Wittgenstein and from the agonistic model of democracy that she had elaborated in several of her writings she will scrutinize the nature of our current ‘post-democratic’ condition and enquire about the affects that need to be mobilized in order to create a collective will able to give a new vigour to the democratic ideals. Chantal Mouffe is Professor of Political Theory at the University of Westminster in London, where she is also the module leader of the Centre for the Study of Democracy (CSD) MA modules ...

    published: 04 May 2017
  • What is Deliberative Democracy?

    The ANU Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance's collaborative research studies on deliberative democracy.

    published: 04 Nov 2013
  • The Importance of National Memory for Democracy \ Дороговкази свободи: Публічна дискусія

    7 December 2016, 17.00 CEVRO in cooperation with Centre for Research on the Ukrainian Liberation Movement and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with support of the National Endowment for Democracy would like to invite you to a panel discussion Why is the reconciliation with past important for democratic future? What is the experience of countries that started democracy more than 25 years ago? And what are the lessons learnt for others? Pavel Žáček (CZE) – Former Director of the Institute for the Study of the Totalitarian Regimes, Prague Toomas Hiio (EST) – Member of the Board at the Estonian Institute of Historical Memory, Tallinn Franciszek Dabrowski (POL) – Main Specialist at the Institute of National Remembrance, Warsaw, and Lecturer at the Academy of Warfare, Warsaw Volody...

    published: 07 Dec 2016
  • Future Worlds Centre: Reinventing Democracy In The Digital Era

    published: 28 Dec 2012
  • Digital Democracy | Carl Miller | TEDxAthens

    The rise of the Internet means that for the first time in centuries, Parliaments are not the only way of putting the people in charge. Political disaffection is growing and new and exciting alternatives are possible. It’s time for digital democracy.  Carl Miller co-founded, and is the Research Director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media at Demos, the first UK think tank institute dedicated to studying the digital world. He is the author of over a dozen major reports on the effect of the digital world on society and politics, and how it can be studied. This includes the influence of the Internet on radicalisation, policing and counter-terrorism, hate crime and social media, digital situational awareness, digital democracy, and changing identities and beliefs in the digital worl...

    published: 04 May 2016
  • IQ2 Debate: Democracy is Failing the Planet

    Why should we assume that democracy is the best of all political systems? Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets in the Middle East demanding freedom and democracy. And countless numbers have been prepared to die in exercising these demands. But here, In the relative comfort of the Sydney Recital Centre, our panellists hammer each other in a robust IQ2 debate as to whether democracy is failing the planet. SPEAKERS: FOR Professor Clive Hamilton Public Ethics and Vice Chancellor, Charles Sturt University. Founder and former Executive director of The Australia Institute, a public interest think tank. Cheryl Kernot Leader of the Australian Democrats in the mid 1990's and Shadow Labor minister for 3 years. Currently Director of Social Business at the Centre for Social Imp...

    published: 22 Oct 2014
Prof. Dr. Auer, Director of the Centre for Democracy Studies in Aarau, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Auer, Director of the Centre for Democracy Studies in Aarau, Switzerland

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  • Duration: 33:25
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2012
  • views: 115
videos
https://wn.com/Prof._Dr._Auer,_Director_Of_The_Centre_For_Democracy_Studies_In_Aarau,_Switzerland
World Forum for Democracy

World Forum for Democracy

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  • Duration: 2:12
  • Updated: 01 Sep 2016
  • views: 1502
videos
The World Forum for Democracy is a unique platform for political decision-makers and activists to debate solutions to key challenges for democracies worldwide. By identifying and analysing experimental initiatives and practices, the Forum highlights and encourages democracy innovations at the grassroots and their transfer on a systemic level in order to strengthen the foundations of democratic societies. The Forum thus contributes to the evolution of democracy towards more participatory and inclusive structures and institutions. More information: www.world-forum-democracy.org.
https://wn.com/World_Forum_For_Democracy
Jomaa Kossa, National Centre for Democratic Development, Libya

Jomaa Kossa, National Centre for Democratic Development, Libya

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  • Duration: 3:50
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2015
  • views: 27
videos https://wn.com/Jomaa_Kossa,_National_Centre_For_Democratic_Development,_Libya
Tariq Ali: The Twilight of Democracy, Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2015

Tariq Ali: The Twilight of Democracy, Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2015

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  • Duration: 58:29
  • Updated: 06 Sep 2015
  • views: 30628
videos
What's the point of elections if the result is always a victory for the extreme centre? Stan Grant (Chair) Tariq Ali is a British-Pakistani political commentator and a prolific writer, journalist and filmmaker. He has been a leading figure of the international left since the 1960s. His books include The Duel: Pakistan on the Flightpath of American Power, The Obama Sydrome and The Extreme Centre: A Warning. http://sydneyoperahouse.com/ideas Subscribe and find more videos from Ideas at the House: http://www.youtube.com/ideasatthehouse Get a new talk every week on our podcast: Audio - https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/sydney-opera-house-ideas-at/id640445035 Video - https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/sydney-opera-house-ideas-at/id640444896 Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/IdeasAtTheHouse Twitter - https://twitter.com/ideasatthehouse
https://wn.com/Tariq_Ali_The_Twilight_Of_Democracy,_Festival_Of_Dangerous_Ideas_2015
Jersey International Finance Centre and Democracy.

Jersey International Finance Centre and Democracy.

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  • Duration: 17:26
  • Updated: 05 Jun 2015
  • views: 317
videos
More, and comments, here http://voiceforchildren.blogspot.com/2015/06/jersey-international-finance-centre-and.html
https://wn.com/Jersey_International_Finance_Centre_And_Democracy.
Yuri Dzhibladze, Centre for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights

Yuri Dzhibladze, Centre for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights

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  • Duration: 7:40
  • Updated: 06 Apr 2010
  • views: 86
videos
Panel "The Western Model of Democracy: Gravitational Pull or Centrifugal Force?" interview, GEF 2007
https://wn.com/Yuri_Dzhibladze,_Centre_For_The_Development_Of_Democracy_And_Human_Rights
Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy

Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy

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  • Duration: 3:55
  • Updated: 21 Jun 2011
  • views: 2208
videos
In 2008, Bhutan embarked on a journey of democratic transition making it the youngest democracy of its time. The transition to democracy was soon followed by the proliferation of media in the country which ushered in a new era of media and democracy in Bhutan. The Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy was then established to nurture and improve the standard of the existing media in the country which would eventually foster the culture of democracy. BCMD is one of the first registered Civil Society Organisation in Bhutan which works with a cross section of society on issues that concern youth, environment, society, governance and education, using media as a modus operandi. BCMD's four core programme areas are: 1. Developing media and democratic literacy 2. Encouraging public discourse 3. Strengthening "Media as the Fourth Estate" 4. Resource production
https://wn.com/Bhutan_Centre_For_Media_And_Democracy
School for Democracy in Ukraine

School for Democracy in Ukraine

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  • Duration: 4:51
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2015
  • views: 645
videos
Trainings for teachers and high school students in education for democratic citizenship and human rights. Through implementation of local projects the School for Democracy aims to increase young people’s participation in school and public life, support and sustain democratic developments in the society as well as strengthen the dialogue between different regions of Ukraine.
https://wn.com/School_For_Democracy_In_Ukraine
The Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy

The Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy

  • Order:
  • Duration: 1:47
  • Updated: 05 Jul 2015
  • views: 40
videos
https://wn.com/The_Palestinian_Centre_For_Peace_And_Democracy
Doing and Thinking Democracy Keynote Speech

Doing and Thinking Democracy Keynote Speech

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  • Duration: 1:05:15
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2015
  • views: 355
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Prof Spivaks keynote speech on the occasion of the Centre for Democracys 25th anniversary Uploaded by: driverc
https://wn.com/Doing_And_Thinking_Democracy_Keynote_Speech
Chantal Mouffe: The Affects of Democracy

Chantal Mouffe: The Affects of Democracy

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  • Duration: 48:59
  • Updated: 04 May 2017
  • views: 534
videos
In this year’s Patočka Memorial Lecture, political theorist Chantal Mouffe examines the crucial role played in politics by what she calls ‘passions’ to refer to the common affects that are at stake in the construction of collective identities. Taking her bearings from Spinoza, Freud and Wittgenstein and from the agonistic model of democracy that she had elaborated in several of her writings she will scrutinize the nature of our current ‘post-democratic’ condition and enquire about the affects that need to be mobilized in order to create a collective will able to give a new vigour to the democratic ideals. Chantal Mouffe is Professor of Political Theory at the University of Westminster in London, where she is also the module leader of the Centre for the Study of Democracy (CSD) MA modules The State, Politics and Violence and Current Issues in Democratic Theory. Chantal Mouffe has taught at many universities in Europe, North America and Latin America, and has held research positions at Harvard, Cornell, the University of California, the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique in Paris. Between 1989 and 1995 she was Directrice de Programme at the College International de Philosophie in Paris. From May to July 2017 she will be a Albert O. Hirschman Visiting Fellow at the IWM. In cooperation with Wien Museum http://www.iwm.at/events/event/the-affects-of-democracy/
https://wn.com/Chantal_Mouffe_The_Affects_Of_Democracy
What is Deliberative Democracy?

What is Deliberative Democracy?

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  • Duration: 33:35
  • Updated: 04 Nov 2013
  • views: 9143
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The ANU Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance's collaborative research studies on deliberative democracy.
https://wn.com/What_Is_Deliberative_Democracy
The Importance of National Memory for Democracy \ Дороговкази свободи: Публічна дискусія

The Importance of National Memory for Democracy \ Дороговкази свободи: Публічна дискусія

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  • Duration: 2:19:12
  • Updated: 07 Dec 2016
  • views: 250
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7 December 2016, 17.00 CEVRO in cooperation with Centre for Research on the Ukrainian Liberation Movement and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with support of the National Endowment for Democracy would like to invite you to a panel discussion Why is the reconciliation with past important for democratic future? What is the experience of countries that started democracy more than 25 years ago? And what are the lessons learnt for others? Pavel Žáček (CZE) – Former Director of the Institute for the Study of the Totalitarian Regimes, Prague Toomas Hiio (EST) – Member of the Board at the Estonian Institute of Historical Memory, Tallinn Franciszek Dabrowski (POL) – Main Specialist at the Institute of National Remembrance, Warsaw, and Lecturer at the Academy of Warfare, Warsaw Volodymyr Buhrov (UKR) - Pro-Rector of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv Andriy Kohut (UKR) – Director of the Archives of Security Service of Ukraine, Kyiv Igor Kulyk (UKR) – Head of Department, Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance, Kyiv Olena Khalimon (UKR) – Consultant of Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance, Kyiv Ukrainian – English interpretation will be provided. 7 грудня 2016, 17.00—19.30 “Дороговкази свободи”: публічна дискусія за участі істориків та експертів з Чехії, Польщі та України про значення політики національної пам'яті для демократії. Дискусія пройде в рамках міжнародної конференції з обміну досвідом між українськими, польськими та чеськими експертами у питань політики національної пам’яті. Учасники: · Павел Жачек (CZE) — колишній директор Інституту з вивчення тоталітарних режимів, Прага; · Андрій Когут (УКР) — директор архіву Служби безпеки України, Київ; - Володимир Бугров (УКР) — проректор КНУ імені Тараса Шевченка; · Томас Гійо (EST) — член Ради при Естонського інституту національної пам'яті, Таллінн; · Францишек Домбровський (POL) — Головний спеціаліст в Інституті національної пам'яті і викладач Академії Warfare, Варшава; · Ігор Кулик (УКР) — начальник відділу, Український Інститут національної пам'яті, Київ; · Олена Халімон (УКР) — консультантка Українського інституту національної пам’яті, Київ. Захід організований чеським інститутом CEVRO спільно з Центром досліджень визвольного руху та Київським національним університетом ім. Тараса Шевченка за підтримки National Endowment for Democracy.
https://wn.com/The_Importance_Of_National_Memory_For_Democracy_\_Дороговкази_Свободи_Публічна_Дискусія
Future Worlds Centre: Reinventing Democracy In The Digital Era

Future Worlds Centre: Reinventing Democracy In The Digital Era

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  • Duration: 3:10
  • Updated: 28 Dec 2012
  • views: 136
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https://wn.com/Future_Worlds_Centre_Reinventing_Democracy_In_The_Digital_Era
Digital Democracy | Carl Miller | TEDxAthens

Digital Democracy | Carl Miller | TEDxAthens

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  • Duration: 17:11
  • Updated: 04 May 2016
  • views: 3269
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The rise of the Internet means that for the first time in centuries, Parliaments are not the only way of putting the people in charge. Political disaffection is growing and new and exciting alternatives are possible. It’s time for digital democracy.  Carl Miller co-founded, and is the Research Director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media at Demos, the first UK think tank institute dedicated to studying the digital world. He is the author of over a dozen major reports on the effect of the digital world on society and politics, and how it can be studied. This includes the influence of the Internet on radicalisation, policing and counter-terrorism, hate crime and social media, digital situational awareness, digital democracy, and changing identities and beliefs in the digital world. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
https://wn.com/Digital_Democracy_|_Carl_Miller_|_Tedxathens
IQ2 Debate: Democracy is Failing the Planet

IQ2 Debate: Democracy is Failing the Planet

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  • Duration: 1:20:20
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2014
  • views: 6501
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Why should we assume that democracy is the best of all political systems? Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets in the Middle East demanding freedom and democracy. And countless numbers have been prepared to die in exercising these demands. But here, In the relative comfort of the Sydney Recital Centre, our panellists hammer each other in a robust IQ2 debate as to whether democracy is failing the planet. SPEAKERS: FOR Professor Clive Hamilton Public Ethics and Vice Chancellor, Charles Sturt University. Founder and former Executive director of The Australia Institute, a public interest think tank. Cheryl Kernot Leader of the Australian Democrats in the mid 1990's and Shadow Labor minister for 3 years. Currently Director of Social Business at the Centre for Social Impact at UNSW. Luca Belgiorno-Nettis Joint Managing Director, Transfield Holdings and Founder of The New Democracy Foundation, researching new forms of government. SPEAKERS: AGAINST Professor Steven Schwartz Vice-Chancellor Macquarie University. His academic research spans clinical psychology, psychiatry, public health and medical decision making. Martine Letts Deputy Director of the Lowy Institute for International Policy. Specialised in arms control and disarmament on postings in Geneva, Vienna and policy officer in the Dept. Of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Professor John Keane Professor of Politics at University of Sydney and at the Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin. And Director of the recently founded Sydney Democracy Initiative. Chair Dr Simon Longstaff is the Executive Director of the St James Ethics Centre.
https://wn.com/Iq2_Debate_Democracy_Is_Failing_The_Planet
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