Representative Democracy, Deliberation and the Importance of Civil Society
- Tuesday, 19 July 2011 11:29
Participatory and Deliberative Democracy Explained
The crisis of legitimacy of representative democracies and trends towards localism suggest that civil society organisations have a critical role to play in challenging and enriching representative democracies. Civil society is and will continue to be critical to pioneering more participatory and deliberative tools that engage people of all ages and backgrounds in decision making processes.
Watch the informative video made by the Carnegie UK Trust- it's simple, educative, and fun to watch!