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For the first time 16 and 17 year olds were able to vote for the Senedd

First time votes for 16 and 17 year...

This week we saw history happen in Wales. After years...

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Senedd Cymru Welsh Parliament

How May’s elections for the Senedd Cymru will...

On May 6, more than 2 million voters will be...

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Senedd Cymru Welsh Parliament

Welsh democracy is under threat, we need more...

Just a few short weeks out from the Senedd elections...

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Campaigners call for Government to back franchise extension...

May’s elections will see an exciting democratic first as voters...

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May's election represents a significant step forward for Welsh democracy

ERS Cymru leads calls for political parties to...

May’s election will be the first that 16 and 17...

ERS Cymru
ERS Annual report 2020

Building a better democracy – 2020 and the...

It’s hard to think of a more troubling year in...

Developments at the ERS
Political education should be a required topic in Wales’ classrooms

Teaching politics in our schools should be a...

Next year’s Senedd election will see 16 and 17 year...

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Constitutional Convention

Manifesto for Democracy: Deepening Democracy

Democracy is about empowering citizens to be involved in their...

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ERS Cymru 2021 manifesto preview

ERS Cymru’s 2021 Manifesto for Democracy

In just over six short months voters in Wales will...

ERS Cymru
Party leaders must take responsibility for ensuring greater diversity

Political parties – what are your plans to...

On first glance, the Senedd might appear relatively diverse for...

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Could a citizens’ assembly help set out a...

ERS Cymru has advocated for the use of deliberative democracy...

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Senedd

Welsh civil society launches ‘democracy manifesto’ for 2021...

Civil society groups led by ERS Cymru have launched their...

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