• Portugal is one of the first European countries to introduce Participatory Budgeting (PB). The Lisboa City Council (here in after, CML) – adopted the “Charter of Principles” on July 9th, 2008. From 2008 to 2016 – 5,570 proposals were submitted, 1829 of them were selected and finally 31, 205,688.00 Euro...
  • Method: Pass It On

    Pass It On (PIO) strategy was instrumental in effecting the desired change in youths’ approach to politics in Nigeria. The PIO method often referred to as “Young Role Model Method” was developed by Youngstars Foundation. The method teaches young members of a non-partisan advocacy group to spread the lessons of...
  • Method: Social Media

    The following is a suggested structure. We recommend users follow these headings to make it easier to compare and analyze entries. Definition Problems and Purpose History Participant Selection Deliberation, Decisions, and Public Interaction Influence, Outcomes, and Effects Analysis and Lessons Learned Secondary Sources External Links Notes
  • Method: BarCamp

    Participatory workshops similar in form to Open Space Technology but which make use of online platforms to increase the scope of information sharing.
  • School councils are similar to Parent Teacher Associations in that they give recommendations to principals and school boards on a variety of issues. They differ in that councils also include students, non-teaching staff members and community representatives.
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