Helping communities find ways for all kinds of people to think, talk and work together to solve problems
The Australian Study Circles Network Pty Ltd (ASCN) is a central resource for those who want to learn about study circles or organise a Dialogue to Change (D2C) program in Australia. Dialogue to Change programs are based on the internationally recognised study circle method but customised for an Australian context.
The newdemocracy Foundation is an independent, non-partisan research organisation aiming to identify improvements to our democratic process. We aim to replace the adversarial with the deliberative, and move out of the “continuous campaign” cycle. http://www.newdemocracy.com.au/
In 2012, newDemocracy Foundation is involved in two signifacnt projects using citizens' participation in Governement decision making.