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Citizens' Assembly Germany's Role in the World

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The use of citizens‘ assemblies to complement representative democracy has known a true boom in 2020, with examples popping up all around the world.




In Germany, the Bundestag has commissioned an official citizens‘ assembly for the first time ever, which will see randomly selected citizens discuss „Germany‘s role in the world“ and come up with legislative proposals.

Our partner Mehr Demokratie was responsible for implementing the citizens’ assembly, while Democracy International was in charge of the international communications and PR.

On 13 january, the Citizens' Assembly on Germany's Role in the World was launched. Over the period of six weeks, the 160 participants drawn by lot...
On 20 February, the Citizens’ Assembly on Germany’s Role in the World came to an end and the results of the Assembly’s ten online meetings were...
Online discussion on 16 March 2021, 4:30  to 5:45 PM CET. To participate in the webinar you must register in advance: https://zeit-stiftung-de.zoom....
Mehr Demokratie – Democracy International Media release 15.03.2021 The handover event will be livestreamed in its entirety - Media places on site are...

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