19
Sept

Extremism in The UK: A Discussion of Threats & Challenges at Beveridge Hall, Senate House, Malet St, London
14:00 to 17.00 (BST)

The Democracy Forum:
an NGO's work and aims

The Forum was established in 2009 by Mr Sarup Singh Seehra, President of the High Wycombe Gurdwara, and the late Mr J S Bains, a councillor and social worker in Slough. It was the vision of former headteacher Mr. Ajit Singh Sat-Bhambra.
Our first patron was Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne, and the Forum’s current president is Lord Charles Bruce. Previous chairs and vice-chairs have included Nigel Huddleston MP, Sir Peter Luff, and the late Sir Mota Singh.

Know About Us

The Democracy Forum is a not-for-profit NGO which promotes ideals of democracy, pluralism and tolerance through public debate. While many of us in the West take such ideals for granted, they must be nurtured if we are not to lose them. To this end, for the past eight years The Democracy Forum has provided a platform for people from all sections of society and cultural backgrounds to get together to discuss socio-political issues that affect us all. In an increasingly volatile world, one of our principal aims is to challenge religious and political extremism, Read More..

What We do

The Forum hosts three to four annual public seminars and discussion groups on topics related to democratic values and composite culture.We invite academics and other experts to debate..

Our Aim

The Forum has hosted a number of seminars over the past several years and these have placed a strong emphasis on democracy, peace, the rule of law and human rights issues.

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Seminar Videos

Extremism in The UK Part 1
Extremism in The UK Part 1
Seminar: Afghanistan - The Challenges Ahead’ September 13th 2018
Seminar: Afghanistan - The Challenges Ahead’ September 13th 2018
Part 2 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead, 13th September 2018
Part 2 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead, 13th September 2018
Part 3 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 3 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 4 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 4 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Seminar 3 July 2018: Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? Part 1
Seminar 3 July 2018: Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? Part 1
Part 2 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 2 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 3 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 3 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 4 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 4 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Pre-seminar Interview with Pro. Pervez Hoodbhoy by Loveena Tandon - "Economic & political .....
Pre-seminar Interview with Pro. Pervez Hoodbhoy by Loveena Tandon - "Economic & political .....
Chai Chat on The Democracy Forum's Seminar Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border...
Chai Chat on The Democracy Forum's Seminar Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border...
Part-2, Chai Chat on TDF's Seminar "Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border Terror..."
Part-2, Chai Chat on TDF's Seminar "Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border Terror..."
TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-2 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-2 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-3 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-3 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-4 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-4 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Excerpt from an exchange between Senator John McCain (Chair) and General Joseph Dunford
Excerpt from an exchange between Senator John McCain (Chair) and General Joseph Dunford
Seminar Withered Democracy In Pakistan.. at Senate House, 17 Aug 2017(Part-1)
Seminar Withered Democracy In Pakistan.. at Senate House, 17 Aug 2017(Part-1)
The Democracy Forum: an NGO's work and aims
The Democracy Forum: an NGO's work and aims
Seminar 23 Feb, 2017 - "History of Balochistan Revisited"
Seminar 23 Feb, 2017 - "History of Balochistan Revisited"
Special Discussion Seminar September 16, 2016 : The Democracy Forum
Special Discussion Seminar September 16, 2016 : The Democracy Forum
Is Pakistan a Victim Or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 3
Is Pakistan a Victim Or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 3
NEWS CONFERENCE DELHI - Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism?
NEWS CONFERENCE DELHI - Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism?
Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 4
Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 4
DEMOCRACY FORUM PAKISTANPART 4
DEMOCRACY FORUM PAKISTANPART 4
China Pakistan Seminar
China Pakistan Seminar
CPEC Seminar part 2
CPEC Seminar part 2

TDF activities

Panel 1, audience Q & A
Seminar Report

Seminar Report: Brothers, not ‘others’

A recent conference hosted by The Democracy Forum addressed some of the moral and political questions facing society today Feelings of social alienation, misinterpretation ...

Audience of Cross Border Terrorism seminar hosted by the democracy forum at Beveridge Hall senate house London
Seminar Report

Seminar Report – “Cross-Border Terrorism: Challenges In South...

Frontier fears A recent Democracy Forum conference addressed the causes, nature and extent of cross-border terrorism in South Asia and its neighbourhood The very real threats ...

Seminar Report

Seminar Report: China’s Belt and Road Initiative and...

Moving forward, pushing back A recent conference at Senate House explored how China’s ambitious OBOR initiative is impacting on Eur ...