democracy

The Global Shapers Community is “a network of Hubs developed and led by young people who are exceptional in their potential, their achievements and their drive to make a contribution to their communities” (Global Shapers World Economic Forum website). Since its inception, the GSTH has identified a number of themes...
The UDC is the oldest and most important organization that groups unemployed persons in Tunisia under one umbrella.The purpose of the UDC was to fill the vacuum in representation created between the UGET (L'Union générale des étudiants de Tunisie) student’s union and the UGTT (L'Union générale tunisienne du travail) labor...
Local-to-Local Dialogues are used by Grassroots Organisations Operating Together in Sisterhood (GROOTS Kenya), to empower and giving a voice to marginalized demographics such as women.
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The Democracy and Election Monitoring (Good Governance) Project aims to provide a forum for the citizens of Ogun State in Nigeria to express their political opinions, ensure free and fair elections, and hold elected leaders accountable for their campaign promises.
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After the dismissal of Greater Geelong City Council in April 2016, state-appointed administrators were put in place to run the council until the next elections. This provided a unique opportunity to consult Geelong citizens on how any future council should be governed. To this end, a citizens' jury was convened...

Organization: My City Market

I launched My City Market on October 10th, 2014 as a new project (and initiative) dedicated to the promotion of locally-owned small businesses, entrepreneurship, innovation, technology and sustainable economic practices focused on the concepts of shared prosperity, fairness, and democracy in the workplace.

Organization: European Alternatives

European Alternatives is a transnational membership organisation promoting democracy, equality and culture beyond the nation state. We are neither a federal nor a national organisation, but a transeuropean organisation which acts in a democratic and transparent way to promote its values both within Europe and beyond. European Alternatives is not...
The group Positive Raymond approached the University of New Hampshire's New Hampshire Listens program with a desire to host a constructive conversation about improving the town of Raymond. Positive Raymond is a community group composed of citizens and local business owners whose aim is to make Raymond a better place...
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How public consultation as part of our over all participatory democracy is based on the persuasion of peers—not coercion nor sneaking behind their backs.

Organization: Healthy Democracy

Healthy Democracy is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to elevating the public’s voice in our democracy. We work to advance innovative and powerful ways for the public to engage in the democratic process and improve our political discourse. We don’t work for one side or another on the ‘issues of...
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