Transformative Power of Inter-Parliamentary Networks: An In-depth Look at ParlAmericas
About the ParlAmericas. Written on September, 2022
In an era of rapid digitalisation and increased scrutiny on democratic institutions, the role of parliamentary diplomacy emerges as a potent instrument for legislative Open Parliament. The case of ParlAmericas, the inter-parliamentary network of the Americas and the Caribbean, serves as a compelling example to explore this concept. This essay aims to dissect the various facets of parliamentary diplomacy as practised by ParlAmericas and its relevance in Open Parliament legislative procedures, leveraging digital tools, and fostering inclusivity.