The 22nd annual Conference on the topic “Democracy: In need of a critical update?” was held in Prague on October 7-9, 2018.
The conference was hosted by a wide range of illustrious personalities from a number of fields – politicians, philosophers, authors, activists and dissidents, policy analysts, entrepreneurs, or artists.
Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the President of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO also attended the Conference.
The Conference discussions examined the social and economic challenges to democracy, growing populism and nationalism, and the dramatic changes of the information space in the digital era.
One of the objectives of the conference was to engage the younger generation to share their views on these issues and discuss ways to renew trust in democratic governance.
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