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  • Definition Citizen Conferences allow for citizens to deliberate and provide policy recommendations for a government entity. The government entity can then use these recommendations to better meet the needs of its citizens. Participants The participants in citizen conferences are selected randomly to represent the diverse sets of opinions and demographics...
  • 1st version 05/16 by Eleonora Schettini M. Cunha, UFMG, Brazil. Definition Os conselhos de políticas públicas[1] são estruturas político-institucionais permanentes vinculados à estrutura administrativa do Estado brasileiro, em seus três níveis de governo (União, estados e municípios) e relacionados a uma área de política pública. Eles são híbridos em sua...
  • This conference was constructed after the Danish Consensus model: a three to four day public conference at which both technically and socially relevant aspects of a new technology are discussed. It is usually divided into four stages: selection of an overall topic; recruitment and selection of the lay panel members;...
  • Definition A Scenario Workshop is a participatory method encouraging local action with a mix of scenario and workshop which aims to solve local problems and anticipate future ones [1]{C}{C}{C} . Scenarios involve narrative descriptions of potential future problems that emphasize relationships between events and decision points {C}{C}{C}[2]{C}{C}{C} . In addition,...
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