Int'l conference 'Deliberative Democracy in Asia' taking place in Ulaanbaatar

2018-10-11 18:41:56

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The international conference themed “Deliberative Democracy in Asia” is taking place at the Library of National University of Mongolia on October 11-12.

The conference is organized by the National University of Mongolia in collaboration with the Government of Mongolia (the Cabinet Secretariat).


The two-day conference brought together more than 120 scholars, researchers, officials and guest speakers from Estonia, Japan, South Korea, People’s Republic of China., the United States and Australia.


Three general sessions are scheduled ‘Quality of Democracy’, ‘Deliberative Democracy in Asia’, ‘Applying Deliberative Democracy in developing local budget’. In addition discussions and sub session ‘Deliberative Democracy and Information and Communication Technology’are taking place.


During the conference, a total of 15 presentations are being delivered. Director of Stanford’s Center for Deliberative Democracy Mr. James S. Fishkin made presentation on deliberative polling and international practices.