Democracy – does it still matter?

Report on Democracy Matters meeting, 23rd June, 2011, London


In these times of uncertainty, these times especially, there is still a group of organisations meeting together to campaign for active learning for active citizens. With its background and expertise in citizenship training the ECA, of course, is among them. The meeting at London’s Community Matters HQ was an example. Discussion was passionate and covered:


Democracy Matters includes 32 organisations in its membership list, and is eager to welcome more. Those participating at the meeting included: Think Global, Community Matters, Breslin Public Policy, Unlock Democracy, London Civic Forum, Democracy Trust, and the ECA.


Interestingly informative were additional bits that arose from discussions:


Written by Judith Robinson


Date Added: June 24th 2011