Data

Location
Victoria
British Columbia
Canada
Scope of Influence
City/Town
Files
Participatory Budgeting Project Recipients 2019
Links
Participatory Budgeting Victoria
Videos
How Would You Spend $50,000 in Victoria? We Asked The Community
How Would You Spend $50,000 in Victoria?
Start Date
Ongoing
Yes
Time Limited or Repeated?
Repeated over time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Deliver goods & services
Approach
Co-governance
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Involve
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
General Types of Methods
Public budgeting
General Types of Tools/Techniques
Manage and/or allocate money or resources
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Participatory Budgeting
Legality
Yes
Decision Methods
Voting
If Voting
Preferential Voting
Communication of Insights & Outcomes
Public Report
New Media
Primary Organizer/Manager
The Participatory Budgeting Project
Type of Organizer/Manager
Local Government
Non-Governmental Organization
Funder
City of Victoria
Type of Funder
Local Government
Staff
Yes
Evidence of Impact
Yes
Types of Change
Changes in civic capacities
Changes in people’s knowledge, attitudes, and behavior
Implementers of Change
Lay Public
Stakeholder Organizations

CASE

Participatory Budgeting in Victoria, BC

First Submitted By Alanna Scott

Most Recent Changes By Scott Fletcher, Participedia Team

Location
Victoria
British Columbia
Canada
Scope of Influence
City/Town
Files
Participatory Budgeting Project Recipients 2019
Links
Participatory Budgeting Victoria
Videos
How Would You Spend $50,000 in Victoria? We Asked The Community
How Would You Spend $50,000 in Victoria?
Start Date
Ongoing
Yes
Time Limited or Repeated?
Repeated over time
Purpose/Goal
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Deliver goods & services
Approach
Co-governance
Consultation
Spectrum of Public Participation
Involve
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
General Types of Methods
Public budgeting
General Types of Tools/Techniques
Manage and/or allocate money or resources
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Participatory Budgeting
Legality
Yes
Decision Methods
Voting
If Voting
Preferential Voting
Communication of Insights & Outcomes
Public Report
New Media
Primary Organizer/Manager
The Participatory Budgeting Project
Type of Organizer/Manager
Local Government
Non-Governmental Organization
Funder
City of Victoria
Type of Funder
Local Government
Staff
Yes
Evidence of Impact
Yes
Types of Change
Changes in civic capacities
Changes in people’s knowledge, attitudes, and behavior
Implementers of Change
Lay Public
Stakeholder Organizations

Since 2017, the City of Victoria has allowed residents to develop and vote on community projects for funding. 2019 saw five projects receive a portion of $55,000 under the theme "initiatives that make life better for youth in Victoria".


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Problems and Purpose

Background History and Context

Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities

Participant Recruitment and Selection

Methods and Tools Used

What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

See Also

References

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