Innovating Democracy


Innovating democracy is an initiative to bring citizens, politicians and government officials together to explore the future of democracy. Is democracy in a state of crisis? Rising populism in politics and media, growing social inequality and disenfranchised citizens raise the question: what is the future of our democratic system? Read more >

God bless Iceland

Þórhildur Sunna Ævarsdóttir or just Sunna, is elected as a member to the Althing, the parliament of Iceland, for the Pirate Party In her keynote at Innovating Democracy she addressed the rise of the Pirate Party in Iceland. Key in this development was the financial...

Podemos in practice

The Spanish political party Podemos was founded in March 2014 and originates from the 2011 Indignados Movement (anti-austerity movement) against inequality and corruption. Because Podemos has so many critical members, only a well transparent inclusive process allowed Podemos to reach and involve their supporters....