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Claudia Chwalisz

United Kingdom

Claudia Chwalisz is a Consultant at Populus and a Crook Public Service Fellow at the Crick Centre, University of Sheffield. She was a speaker at the Countering Populism roundtable in 2015.



The Rise of UKIP

A signal that politics and democracy need to change20 June 2016 | Claudia Chwalisz
Foto: Ian Burt (CC BY 2.0)

The success of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) in Britain should be understood as a signal. Our democratic institutions and processes should partially change to accommodate increased demands for new ways of citizen participation. These demands are particularly widespread amongst the Ukip electorate. (more…)

Democratic Innovations to counter Populism?

Book Presentation at Das Progressive Zentrum10 November 2015 | Sven Altenburger, Claudia Chwalisz
"Innovation" (CC BY-ND 2.0) by thinkpublic

On the 10th of November 2015, Claudia Chwalisz’s book “The Populist Signal” was presented and discussed in the offices of Das Progressive Zentrum. Claudia Chwalisz advocates democratic innovation as the answer to growing populism.