They are a charity working in the UK and around the world to promote democracy and strengthen parliaments. The Hansard Society believes that the health of representative democracy rests on the foundation of a strong Parliament and an informed and engaged citizenry. Their work is devoted to: exploring the evolution of representative democracy; educating citizens, particularly young people; connecting citizens with parliamentarians and policy-makers; and convening debate on topical political issues.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2018): Dr Ruth Fox
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2017): Dr Ruth Fox
Leader gender: Female