The Assembly met across two weekends to deliberate how Ireland should respond to the challenges and opportunities association with an ageing population. The Assembly agreed on 21 recommendations focusing on the state's duty to provide assistance in the form of long term care, independent living, income and pension provision, and...
Nel 2012, numerose associazioni operanti in Friuli Venezia Giulia hanno deciso di costituire il Forum per i Beni comuni e l’Economia solidale del Friuli Venezia Giulia e di aderire ad una Carta comune. Il fine è mettere in atto un insieme coordinato di buone pratiche per favorire la partecipazione dei...
The referred case study analyzes the National Conference of Public Security – CONSEG, a wide and participatory forum that innovated in the debate on public policies for public security, breaking paradigms discussing new solutions along with an organized civil society and a set of professional working with public security. Among...
On the 18th September 2014 Scottish residents voted in a legally binding referendum on the question “Should Scotland be an independent country?” Unlike many referenda, a citizens were engaged in dialogue and education in the months leading up to the vote. Over 84.59% of over 4.2 registered voters turned out,...
The Localism Act was passed by the UK Parliament in 2011, devolving power over planning and development to community and local governments. The Civil Parish of Wing embraced the Localism Act's provisions, embarking on a series of public consultations to plan their neighbourhood's future development.
Neighbourhood management has been used primarily in low-income neighbourhoods as a way to reform service delivery, improve living conditions and build community capacity. The process is fundamentally participatory in that it involves community members directly in the planning, implementation, and maintenance of services and infrastructure.
Quand le maire a été élu en 1979, il a mis en place une démocratie participative basée sur l'action directe des citoyens au sein de Marinaleda. Toutes les décisions sont prises lors d'assemblées générales, il y a un budget participatif, et les logements sont autoconstruits.
Beginning in 1995, Malawi's programme faced a lack of state legitimacy and serious financial constraints. In response, the government began to incorporate traditional leadership to provide the participatory outcomes that decentralization had intended to produce.
Adhocracy is an open source software tool modelled after the decentralized "Liquid Democracy" method of collaborative governance.
LiquidFeedback is an online proposition development and decision-making tool which seeks to operationalize the concept of 'liquid democracy'.
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