Welcome! Please join and add your voice. This is a youth consultation, are you a young person? Youth is understood in accordance with national age-definitions and below 35 years of age.
The youth consultation on technology for democracy will provide a space for young people to exchange, connect and spark ideas within the overall thematic areas,
- The use of digital technologies in order to enhance democratic institutions, processes and practice, including through support to participatory democratic mechanisms and citizen engagement in formal governance processes;
- Opportunities and challenges for youth engagement towards strengthening democratic norms in the digital era.
Young people’s innovative ideas and bold action is needed in supporting democratic practices and fostering inclusive societies. This consultation seeks to generate new, youth-led ideas and identify tangible solutions on how digital technologies can support democratic practice and brings the insights to the Technology for Democracy Initiative including as input to research and programming and through two conferences led by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, where it will be used as input to a multi-stakeholder push for protecting and promoting democracy and human rights and raising commitments to strengthening digital democracy.
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