230 deliberators from across the world were on the call yesterday for the official launch of the Cohort on Deliberative Democracy and Citizens Assemblies, which makes it a fully-fledged part of The Summit for Democracy.

If you  were unable to tune in  the video  and password is available here:

Passcode: 9p=vJ0Y=

You will see

4.00 PM           Start. Setting context. Political co-lead of the Cohort from the EC Gaëtane Ricard-Nihoul set the context. Introduces the panel and the objectives of this launch.

Invites the audience to post their questions in the chat.

4.03 PM           “Leading by doing: embedding deliberative democracy at the EU level”    from the European Commission  Vice President Šuica

4.10 PM           “The Irish experience”   with Political co-lead from Ireland and pioneer of Ireland’s Citizens Assemblies  Art O’Leary

4.14 PM           “The model commitments and declaration”  with Iain Walker Lead NGO and Executive Director newDemocracy Australia

4.19 PM           “The future of democracy”  Graham Allen Co-Founder of the Cohort & Convenor Citizens Convention on UK Democracy

4.23 PM           The Q/A .        

5.00 PM           END