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Since 1999, diverse community groups in Portsmouth have organized at least six rounds of large-scale dialogue-to-action circles (study circles) initiatives. This case study provides brief descriptions of four of these initiatives from 1999 through 2004.
Community Auditing is a participatory research method developed at Manchester Metropolitan University. it enables community members to conduct research in their community in order to help identify their needs.
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The Transportation Priorities Project (TPP) was conducted as a progressive series of community meetings, forums, and a summit to advance understanding and determine transportation system development and funding priorities for the Clark County region. In August through November 2002, just under 500 individuals participated in TPP’s keypad polling system which...
To ensure that the California public had a real voice in the reform process, six local health care foundations invited the national nonprofit organization AmericaSpeaks to facilitate a statewide town meeting to weigh in on the reforms being considered by state leaders.
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Forum theatre is a form of participatory arts and is, at base, theatre as democratic political forum. Each project is stimulated by a specific community’s experience of disempowerment and struggle, and the desire for creative solutions and capacity-building through egalitarian means.
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A project designed to revitalize inner city neighbourhoods by empowering local residents to set priorities, suggest projects and assist in their implementation.
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21st Century Town Meetings are open fora for citizens to deliberate and decide on political issues employing modern communication technologies.
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