Long viewed as a hindrance to planning public works, old-fashioned public consultation can provide insights just as valuable as anything big data can offer.
She has 6 possible options, according to a politics lecturer.
Democracies are more divided than at any time in the postwar era. Tech firms, political leaders and the entertainment industry all need to get on board with bringing us back together.
With more than a million people moving into them every day, cities will be the defining feature of human geography for the 21st century.
Elections play a key role in strengthening democracy, and voting is a crucial part of that process. New research makes the case for universal participation through mandatory voting.
Nicaragua, France and Iceland are leading the charge to gender equality by 2050.
Working four days a week and getting paid for five sounds too good to be true for some, but it's a reality for many companies around the world looking to reduce stress and burnout in the ...
A century after Britain's first election in which women voted and stood for parliament, female activists called on Friday for further reform to achieve equality amid abuse and prejudice.
Britain's advertising watchdog is cracking down on portrayals of gender stereotyping, such as men struggling to change nappies, following repeated public outcry at controversial campaigns.
Just 14% of people surveyed said their countries should allow more immigrants, while many are also worried about people leaving their country for jobs abroad.
The "yellow vest" protest movement has taken violent action over the last few weeks over rising taxes and falling salaries.
All 55 members of the African Union have to hold regular, democratic elections, but to what extent to they reflect the real will of the people?
It’s the world’s third-largest economy. It also has the world’s most pronounced population decline. Now, Japan is giving away vacant homes to deal with an excess of housing stock.
Lisa Witter, founder of new ideas-sharing platform Apolitical, explains why technology can only provide half the solution for government initiatives of the future.
Ethiopia could play an important role in stabilising relations in the Horn of Africa region.