The two presentations on DMP and MMP were recorded. See the videos below! (*Please note that the model for MMP for PEI was later adjusted based on more information from the Special Committee for Democratic Renewal about their recommended distribution of seats. This information wasn’t available on April 6.)
The Coalition for Proportional Representation held a general public meeting on February 3, 2016 to discuss the content and intent of the Interim Report to the Legislature by the Special Committee on Democratic Renewal and to discuss the Action Plan for the PR Coalition.
Media coverage of this event included the following:
November 21, 2015 – The PEI Coalition for Proportional Representation member group, Cooper Institute, held a Social Justice Symposium on the topic of “Just Democracy: Mixed Member Proportional Representation for All People,” featuring guest speaker, Mark Greenan who spoke in general terms about proportional representation and not particularly about Mixed Member Proportional Representation (MMP). Over 60 people participated.
On October 3, 2015, the Coalition for Proportional Representation hosted a presentation by Dr. Don Desserud on three electoral systems, an overview. The presentation was followed by questions, discussion, and planning.