Workshop: “The French Citizens’ Convention on Climate: A forerunner to future democracy?”
On November 27, 2020, PSE - Paris School of Economics organized an online workshop entitled “The French Citizens’ Convention on Climate: A forerunner to future democracy?” as part of the PSE collaborative project “Economie et Philosophie.”
The workshop was introduced by a presentation made by researchers who have observed the whole process of this citizen assembly that started in October 2019. Then a panel discussion was offered by specialists of deliberative democracy and political philosophy.
The French Citizens’ Convention on Climate : A forerunner to future democracy ?
Presentation of the Convention, by Bénédicte Apouey (CNRS-PSE) and Jean-François Laslier (CNRS-PSE).
Part 2: Panel discussion moderated by Marc Fleurbaey (CNRS-PSE and ENS-CERES) with John Dryzek (University of Canberra), Archon Fung (Harvard Kennedy School), Charles Girard (Université Jean Moulin de Lyon), Hélène Landemore (Yale University) and Juliette Roussin (Université Laval à Québec).