Identity & Diversity

Purpose and Interest of the Case This paper aims to provide some information about the public consultation carried out by the Bolivian government regarding the construction of a highway that would cross the TIPNIS: a national park and indigenous territory. This case study is instructive because it is one of...
Participatory budgeting (PB) as a concept is relatively new. It is a combination of democratic procedures and deliberation, as well as, finally, administrative action. It is a form of democracy with a participatory character, where the general public selects ways to distribute specifically provided sums of money by a local...

Organization: Eurac research

Eurac Research is a diverse group of academics with partners in over 50 countries who seek to find solutions to many of the world's major problems such as healthy living, sustainable energy and well-functioning political, social, and environmental systems.
Nearly 300 towns in Massachusetts use Open Town Meetings - local legislatures that allow any New England registered voter to speak, vote, attend annual meetings and place articles on the agenda.
Note: this article is a stub. Please help us complete it. Mission and Purpose "AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women’s human rights." ( ) History Specializations and activities Major projects and events Funding Publications Secondary Sources External Links Notes
A case study analyzing the organization, causes and effects of a public participatory process in Germany. The initiative took place in a small village in SW Germany which has experienced "Demografischer Wandel" or demographic change which is characterized by aging populations, emigration, declining general amenity, as and deterioration in basic...
Meet Me at the Bell Tower ( [email protected] ) is a community movement based in Winnipeg, focusing on “bringing people together at the neighbourhood bell tower to demand an end to violence”.
Held in Bahia, Brazil, the 13th AWID International Forum brought together 1700 activists from over 140 countries from around the world. The forum focused on funding of women's rights groups in developing countries, ending violence against women, and women fighting for climate and environmental justice.
In 2015 the City of Melbourne embarked on a refresher of their 2008 plan, Future Melbourne. The original plan laid out a vision for the city and considered how it would meet future challenges. Throughout 2016, a large-scale engagement process was facilitated to help update the plan and ensure that...
Trans Action is an initiative working to represent the claims of transgender individuals from 25 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas. The project works to mobilize the transgender community through campaigns, education and protest movements in hopes of improving gender identity and gender reassignment equality and their...
Subscribe to RSS - Identity & Diversity