Youth Democracy Forum
Professor Benjamin Reilly was one of five guest speakers at the Youth Democracy Forum held at Government House

Governor’s Lecture Series: Youth Democracy Forum with UWA Professor Benjamin Reilly

Professor Benjamin Reilly took part in the Governor’s Youth Democracy Forum at Government House as part of Youth Week WA 2021.

Youth representatives from WA’s five universities attended and heard from key presenters including the Hon Robert French AC, Chancellor of the University of Western Australia, to discuss the emerging challenges to democracy.

The event provided an opportunity for young people to hear about, and contribute to, discussions around a range of topics centering on the future of democracy in Australia and globally.

Professor Reilly is a Political Scientist at the School of Social Sciences at the University of Western Australia.

View Professor Reilly’s video below.

Professor Reilly was joined  was joined by The Hon. Robert French, Chancellor UWA, the Honourable Samantha Rowe MLS, Mr Glynn Greensmith (Curtin University) and Cr Georgie Carey (Town of Mosman Park) at the Youth Democracy Forum.


The Honourable Robert French, Chancellor UWA

Councillor Georgie Carey, Town of Mosman Park

The Honourable Samantha Rowe MLC

More videos will be added soon so please check back.


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