EDGE is a strategic research programme of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
It explores the contemporary challenges to democratic governance in Europe through three main research streams: Time & Sustainability, Gender & Diversity, and Contestation.
The Programme brings together researchers from several academic fields and disciplines - such as European studies, gender studies, political science and philosophy.
Monday 13 January
The Streets are calling! Transforming institutions to address long-term challenges to democracy.
Several protest waves hit the roads, streets and public squares in Europe and beyond in the last years. As diverse as these movements’ claims are, they all express a big sense of urgency.