• EFC

    Democracy Network Meeting – Influencing policy: Bringing new voices to the policy environment

    The most recent European Democracy Network meeting took place in mid-January 2018 under the title ‘Influencing policy: Bringing new voices to the policy environment’. It aimed to identify how the policy landscape has been changing and how philanthropy can react to this. Acknowledging that there are many different elements in the changing landscape, and in policy, the role of foundations and think-tanks has come into question and this is hugely topical today. The key question being ‘’does this model need to be adapted to suit this new landscape?’’