You will have the opportunity to hear directly from the European Parliament and UK Parliament, plus a chance to ask questions. No previous knowledge or experience of the European Parliament or politics is necessary.
Highlights of the events include:
* Democracy – what’s that all about?: an introduction to its merits, its limitations and its practices
* Presentation about the role and function of the UK Parliament, followed by a Q&A session with UK Parliament staff
* Presentation about the role and function of the European Parliament, followed by a Q&A session with European Parliament staff
* Exploration of citizenship and our role in a democratic society
* Designing the future: what does the future of democracy look like?