Data

Face-to-Face, Online, or Both?
Online
General Type of Method
Direct democracy
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
Empower
Files
Nesta Digital Democracy Case Studies
Links
Rahvaalgatus.ee Official Platform
Videos
Rahvaalgatus.ee kaudu saad Riigikogule ettepanekuid esitada
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
Discussion, Dialogue, or Deliberation
Ask & Answer Questions
Facilitation
No
Decision Methods
Voting
If Voting
Super-Majoritarian
Scope of Implementation
National

METHOD

Rahvaalgatus.ee

First Submitted By Scott Fletcher, Participedia Team

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Face-to-Face, Online, or Both?
Online
General Type of Method
Direct democracy
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
Empower
Files
Nesta Digital Democracy Case Studies
Links
Rahvaalgatus.ee Official Platform
Videos
Rahvaalgatus.ee kaudu saad Riigikogule ettepanekuid esitada
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
Discussion, Dialogue, or Deliberation
Ask & Answer Questions
Facilitation
No
Decision Methods
Voting
If Voting
Super-Majoritarian
Scope of Implementation
National

An online platform for submitting legislative proposals to the Estonian government. Participants can draft, debate, and vote on proposals. Those that gain 1,000 votes are sent to Parliament for discussion and users can view the bill's progress on Rahvaalgatus.ee site.


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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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