Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Policy Brief 4/2019 - Conference Talk

  • 2019, 8 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has announced a two-year Conference on the Future of Europe. Even citizens ought to participate. But how? In order to make participatory democracy a reality, it is essential to avoid only paying lip-service to the idea of participation — and give citizens a real say.