Finnish Centre for Democracy Research at the University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University hosted the third deliberative democracy summer school in Turku, 27–29 June 2018.

Prof David Farrell was a keynote speaker on “The Irish experience of mixing representative and deliberative democracy”

The summer school is held in collaboration with the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. It focuses on implementation of citizen deliberation as a democratic practice in relation to representative and direct democracy.