Join us in a discussion on how the EU should safeguard and promote democracy in its member states. The seminar will start with a presentation of the very concrete suggestions made in the publication “The Other Democratic Deficit - A Toolbox for the EU to Safeguard Democracy in Member States” by a FES Expert Group of recognized experts from politics, civil society and academia.
Juliane Schulte, Expert at the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation's Department for Central and Eastern Europe
Anna Rogalska Hedlund, Lawyer Specialized in Human Rights at Sieps
Maja Åberg, Policy Advisor at Amnesty International
Linus Gazelius, Policy Advisor to the Former Minister for European Union Affairs and Trade, Ann Linde
Moderator: Lisa Pelling, Chief Analyst of the Think Tank Arena Idé
Coffee and a lunch sandwich will be available from 11.30. The event will be finished at 13.00.
The seminar is for free, but please register here: https://simplesignup.se/event/149373. The event is a cooperation with Arena Idé.
Download the publication here: http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/id-moe/14371-20180622.pdf