Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Dr. Dominik Hierlemann

SHORTCUT 3 - Small country, big innovation: The Irish Citizens‘ Assembly

  • 1. edition 2020, 5 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Ireland has set an example for democratic innovation. The Irish Citizens’ Assembly shows that democracy can be reinvigorated if citizens get a greater say. Particularly the innovative combination of representative, deliberative, and direct democracy made this new approach a lasting success.