Randomly selected 84 citizens from all regions of Austria and all sections of society sat down between January and June 2022 to figure out what to do today to live in a climate-neutral future tomorrow.
Problems and Purpose
As a kind of "mini-Austria" they developed Recommendations to actively shape Austria's climate future
to help shape the citizens of the Climate Council.
Background History and Context
The Austrian Climate Council was commissioned by the National Council
deployed. He developed recommendations for a climate-neutral
Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities
Learning intensively over six weekends on the Climate Council, listening, developing a large number of ideas and discussing them passionately. Many were also working between the weekends with great commitment. discussed climate protection issues with politicians and in public statements and suggestions are taken.
Participant Recruitment and Selection
Randomly selected citizens from all regions and parts of society dealt with this question. Together they were the Climate Council. As a kind of "mini-Austria", they developed measures to actively help shape the future of the country's climate.
Methods and Tools Used
Deliberation, question and answer and expert presentation.
What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation
Influence, Outcomes, and Effects
Randomly selected people discuss in moderated meetings and develop proposals for decision-makers.
Analysis and Lessons Learned