Taking Democracy to Task
October 10-11, 2014
Friday, Oct. 10:
rn- The right to participate without discrimination: Translating principles into reality
rn- Taking stock: IPU analysis of youth participation in parliament
rn- Barriers to young people entering politics
rn- Are young women facing double discrimination based on age and sex?
rn- Is it true that young people are apathetic, apolitical and angry citizens?
rn- Youth movements and platforms as a stepping stone to parliament
rnSaturday, Oct. 11:
rn- How to open up politics and parliament to young people? The win-win scenario
rn- How to maintain youth participation on the international agenda?