1 Jun 2018 | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Keeping up with the digital revolution / Discussion

Homo Technologicus: How can technology increase political participation?

Young people are increasingly using social media and other technology, such as social media for organising and establishing a direct communication between constituents and elected officials. However, the type and quality of their political participation, and therefore its impact on democratisation, varies. How can young people make the best use of technology to engage in political participation and leave their mark on the decision-making process? Can technology give a platform to new alternative voices ensuring the diversity of public opinion?

Discover how to leverage the potential of technology for political participation. 

National Youth Council of Slovenia