Innovating Democracy 2018

Innovating Democracy 2018: Why technology is bad for democracy

Innovating Democracy 2018: Why technology is bad for democracy

In the run-up to next week’s Innovating Democracy event, we ask two NIMD experts to share their views on how technology really affects democracy. In this blog, NIMD Programme Manager shares his view. Despite the opportunities technology provides, we must also be aware of the dangers of technology as entertainment. The Digital Age has been hailed by many as a blessing for democracy. Technological a... »

Innovating Democracy 2018: How technology can empower democracy

Innovating Democracy 2018: How technology can empower democracy

25-11-2018 In the run-up to this week’s Innovating Democracy event, we ask two NIMD experts to share their views on how technology really affects democracy. In this blog, NIMD Knowledge Advisor Dalila Brosto highlights some of the opportunities technology provides for a more inclusive democracy. More and more, we hear discussions about the effects of technology on democracy. We hear, on the one ha... »