Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland Democracy, devolution and governance

Disconnected Communities: could direct democracy be the path to a more representative form of politics?

Summary

Across Europe there has been a rise in the number of people who feel excluded from mainstream political decision-making. With this in mind, we explore ‘direct democracy’ and question whether this could be a tool for local authorities to build more representative, trusted and cohesive models of governance.

Restricted content

This content can be viewed free of charge but you do need to be logged in to a follower or member account to view the page.

Sign in or set up an account