Posts tagged #representation

Ihlara McIndoe: Playing Sardines, Civil Society Style.

The level of chaos in the hallways at the UN falls somewhere between a high-school corridor during the rush between classes, and the zoo stand at the Dunedin Forsyth Barr stadium. To start with, every time I went to a civil society session, I felt like we were playing a very heated, very loud, very political, and very exhausting game of sardines.

Posted on March 23, 2018 and filed under CSW62 2018.

Saskia McCulloch: An issue with Democracy

After reflecting on the Training Weekend and the Stakeholders meeting in Auckland that the delegation attended before leaving NZ, I have come to the conclusion that I have an issue with Democracy, or perhaps its better to say that I have an issue with the lack of democracy especially in democratic countries.