As nation-states grapple with generation-defining points from the Covid-19 pandemic to the local weather disaster, what position does civil society play in addressing the problems of our time?
For the primary time since President Biden took workplace and the UK left the EU, the G7 international locations will come collectively on the 2021 summit in England to debate the pandemic, prosperity, local weather change, and shared values. However with out assist, solidarity, and citizen engagement, these ambitions for a greater world will come to nothing. Activism and political movement-building has at all times performed a key position in democracies world wide – and in an age of disaster, we want people-powered change greater than ever. How can grassroots mobilisation drive progress alongside extra formal political processes?
On the eve of the 2021 G7 summit our audio system discover the position of progressive political actions as engines of change through the 2020s.
A dialog with:
Leah Greenberg, Co-founder and Co-Govt Director at Indivisible
Chair: Anthony Painter, Chief analysis and impression officer on the Royal Society of Arts
That is one in every of 25 periods of the Progressive Governance Digital Summit 2021! Be taught extra about #PGS21 on our web site: https://progressive-governance.eu
Because the political priorities shift from disaster administration to the transition of societies and methods post-pandemic, progressives should lead a brand new political period outlined by braveness and motion. The Progressive Governance Digital Summit 2021 focuses on how you can construct forward-thinking political coalitions that may lay the foundations to make the 2020s a decade of progress. With main public intellectuals and political leaders from throughout Europe and North America, #PGS21 explores political coalitions, present and attainable financial methods, new types of multilateralism, impactful progressive governance, and the way we will deal with social and financial injustices whereas additionally saving our planet.
Discover extra data on this session right here: https://progressive-governance.eu/weblog/occasions/opening-session-ii/