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Theme 1.3: Adaptation and Integration of New Citizens

Immigrants face enormous challenges in adapting to an unfamiliar environment. The increasingly diverse origins of new citizens,…

Theme 1.4: Learning Social Solidarity

Whereas the previous theme focuses on new comers, this one turns the spotlight toward “host” citizens. Growing…

Theme 3.1: Linking Citizens and Democratic Institutions in a Reform Era

Political institutions create incentives (and disincentives) for people to vote and to be active in politics (Hadenius…

Theme 3.2: Debating Citizens’ Choices: Parties and Parliaments

The decreasing relevance of parliament is widely recognized and distrust in political institutions and political alienation is…

Theme 3.3: Responding to Citizens: Responsiveness, Representation and Accountability

Government accountability is a cornerstone of representative democracy. As the dramatic decline in citizens’ political trust attests,…

A look back on the 2018 Quebec Election

The Center for the Study of Democratic citizenship presents: A look back on the 2018 Quebec Election…

CSDC Speaker Series – Victoria Esses

The Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship presents: Victoria Esses (University of Western Ontario) Media Portrayals of…

Voices from the Political Trenches: Women Candidates Talk Gender Parity

The Center for the Study of Democratic citizenship presents: Voices from the Political Trenches: Women Candidates Talk…

La Presse + Conference –  Jeunes et politique : amour ou désamour ? (French)

The CSDC is glad to co-sponsor the event: La Presse + Colloque –  Jeunes et politique : amour…

Democracy Night: A night of films, debate ans research on the state of democracy in Canada

The CSDC is happy to present its first edition of Democracy Night: films, debate and research on…