Data

General Issues
Environment
Governance & Political Institutions
Specific Topics
Climate Change
Regional & Global Governance
Location
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory
0200
Australia
Links
Journal Article: Public responses to climate change: The role of deliberation in building capacity for adaptive action
Journal Article: What do climate sceptics believe? Discourses of scepticism and their response to deliberation
Start Date
End Date
Ongoing
No
Time Limited or Repeated?
A single, defined period of time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Approach
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Total Number of Participants
40
Recruitment Method for Limited Subset of Population
Stratified Random Sample
General Types of Methods
Deliberative and dialogic process
General Types of Tools/Techniques
Facilitate dialogue, discussion, and/or deliberation
Recruit or select participants
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Citizens' Jury
Sortition
Deliberation
Legality
Yes
Staff
No
Volunteers
No

CASE

Citizens' Jury on Climate Change Adaptation in Australian Capital Region

General Issues
Environment
Governance & Political Institutions
Specific Topics
Climate Change
Regional & Global Governance
Location
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory
0200
Australia
Links
Journal Article: Public responses to climate change: The role of deliberation in building capacity for adaptive action
Journal Article: What do climate sceptics believe? Discourses of scepticism and their response to deliberation
Start Date
End Date
Ongoing
No
Time Limited or Repeated?
A single, defined period of time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Approach
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Total Number of Participants
40
Recruitment Method for Limited Subset of Population
Stratified Random Sample
General Types of Methods
Deliberative and dialogic process
General Types of Tools/Techniques
Facilitate dialogue, discussion, and/or deliberation
Recruit or select participants
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Citizens' Jury
Sortition
Deliberation
Legality
Yes
Staff
No
Volunteers
No

Part of the Climate Change and the Public Sphere (Australian Research Council funded project). A three day panel based on the citizens' jury model concerned with climate change adaptation policy. Associated research investigated deliberation and climate governance.


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Problems and Purpose

Background History and Context

Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities

Participant Recruitment and Selection

Methods and Tools Used

This initiative used a citizens' jury, broadly defined as a small group of randomly-selected individuals who come together to deliberate on an issue after hearing from experts in order to provide recommendations on future action for decision-makers[3]. The deliberative democratic process is intended to result in consensus. 

What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

See Also

Citizens' Jury on Dog and Cat Management in South Australia 

South Australian Citizens' Jury on Sharing the Roads Safely 

References

External Links

Notes