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May 2022

Democracy Drinks Sheffield – hosted by The Democracy Network

May 21 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Showroom Cinema Paternoster Row Sheffield City Centre S1 2BX Sheffield, S1 2BX United Kingdom + Google Map
FREE
Democracy Network

Across the globe, people that work on or are interested in democracy, transparency, anti-corruption, human rights and citizen voice and power, have been meeting up at informal networking events known as #DemocracyDrinks. The events attract a lively mixture of people from charities, international institutions, think tanks, national and local governments and representations, academia, public affairs consultancies, social businesses, campaigners and active citizens. #DemocracyDrinks Sheffield will be hosted by the Democracy Network as part of the Festival of Debate. It will…

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Councils for PR Launch Event – From MVM and Get PR Done

May 23 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online
FREE
councils for PR

Councils for PR is a new campaign by Make Votes Matter and GET PR DONE! With the aim to encourage our councils to declare their support for proportional representation (PR) voting for Parliamentary elections. Join them on Zoom at 7pm on Monday, May 23rd to hear from our speakers as to how you can contribute: Clive Lewis, Labour MP for Norwich South; Amelia Womack, Deputy Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales; Cllr Max Wilkinson, Liberal Democrat, Cheltenham…

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June 2022

Briefing: Elections, parties and the case for renewing democracy – The Democracy Network

June 1 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Online
FREE
Democracy Network

A protest against democratic politics has been mounting for decades and is gathering steam. It can be seen in the form of ‘silent’ and ‘noisy’ protests across advanced democracies. Mainstream political parties are failing to respond to the protest against democratic politics. This can be seen in their electoral decline, yet centre-left and centre-right parties have shifted their policy positions in response to the right populist challenge, most obviously on immigration. But it is a not a strategy that is…

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