World Forum for Democracy 2017
The World Forum for Democracy 2017 Is Populism a Problem? is a unique platform for political decision-makers and activists to debate solutions to key challenges for democracies worldwide. By identifying and analysing experimental initiatives and practices, the Forum highlights and encourages democracy innovations at the grassroots and their transfer on a systemic level in order to strengthen the foundations of democratic societies.
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Anna Krasteva, Professor of political sciences at New Bulgarian University, and coordinator of the Global campus of human rights research project “Securitization and its impact on human rights and human security.”, published a paper on Open Democracy entitled "Facts will not save (the youth) from Fake. Citizenship will", presented during the Forum. You could read it by this link: https://www.opendemocracy.net/can-europe-make-it/anna-krasteva/facts-will-not-save-youth-from-fake-citizenship-will.