This is the press release regarding the coming event in Prague, where the DEV, the new European Direct Democracy Movement shall be founded.
March 14, 2009
Subject: Conference in Prague held by the “Democratic Euro-Vision”andDirect Democratic Initiatives of Europe.
In most European countries, there are organisations and/or movements tryingto democratize their political systems by introducing elements of DirectDemocracy.
To increase their efficiency, it is desirable to establish acoalition forming a common European movement, aiming at regular contacts bymeans of a blog, discussing common goals and strategy and supporting oneanother´ s efforts.
The “Democratic Euro-Vision” serves this purpose and invites all european national movements, initiatives and organizations, who accept certain common direct democracy principles, to join and give moral support to one another with efforts to democratize their respective countries, especially expressing our ideas through our participation in the coming EuropeanParliament elections of June 7, 2009.
In order to broaden and strengthen its aims, Democratic Euro-Vision is organizing a Conference, which will be held in Prague, on the 21st and 22nd of March 2009.
All european movements and organizations that serve direct Democracy values and principles are invited to attend.
The main purpose of the Conferenceshall be the founding of the European Direct Democracy Confederation, underthe name: “Democratic Euro-Vision”, organized by the national Movements taking part.
Other Movements from countries outside Europe or individuals notrepresenting a Movement are invited to attend as observers.