Data

Face-to-Face, Online, or Both?
Online
General Type of Method
Collaborative approaches
Evaluation, oversight, and social auditing
Typical Purpose
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Files
Nesta Digital Democracy Case Studies
Links
e-Democracia Official Online Platform
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
Number of Participants
Individuals
Large groups
There is no limit to the number of people who can participate
Types of Interaction Among Participants
Express Opinions/Preferences Only
Ask & Answer Questions
Listen/Watch as Spectator
Facilitation
No
Decision Methods
Opinion Survey
Voting
If Voting
Preferential Voting
Scope of Implementation
National
Level of Polarization This Method Can Handle
Low polarization
Level of Complexity This Method Can Handle
Moderate Complexity

METHOD

e-Democracia

First Submitted By Scott Fletcher, Participedia Team

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Face-to-Face, Online, or Both?
Online
General Type of Method
Collaborative approaches
Evaluation, oversight, and social auditing
Typical Purpose
Make, influence, or challenge decisions of government and public bodies
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Spectrum of Public Participation
Consult
Files
Nesta Digital Democracy Case Studies
Links
e-Democracia Official Online Platform
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
Number of Participants
Individuals
Large groups
There is no limit to the number of people who can participate
Types of Interaction Among Participants
Express Opinions/Preferences Only
Ask & Answer Questions
Listen/Watch as Spectator
Facilitation
No
Decision Methods
Opinion Survey
Voting
If Voting
Preferential Voting
Scope of Implementation
National
Level of Polarization This Method Can Handle
Low polarization
Level of Complexity This Method Can Handle
Moderate Complexity

The e-Democracia portal was set up in 2009 to make the national legislative more transparent, to improve citizens’ understanding of the legislative process, and to provide a new channel for individual citizens to interact with congressional representatives.


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Problems and Purpose

Origins and Development

Participant Recruitment and Selection

How it Works: Process, Interaction, and Decision-Making

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

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