A law protecting the hearing-impaired leads to a new system in place, granting equal access to public services and the availability of video sign-language interpreting.
A system in France encourages citizen participation through online debates on an open source platform, where a wide range of citizens’ proposals are collected for implementation.
The traditionally controversial measure of same-sex marriage is first introduced by referendum, which leads to its legalisation in Ireland.
Using the power of collective intelligence, this association seeks input from ordinary citizens to collaborate with MPs on drafting bills.
This is the opportunity to invite the Mayor into your living room to discuss citizens’ feedback and to better understand the City’s policies.
The Laboratory experiments with modern ideas of collaboration and finds fresh impulses for the Swiss political system, which is based on voluntary participation.
A collaboration of London boroughs beyond political boundaries establishes better, lower-cost special educational needs services.
Tallinn adopts Newcastle’s best practice Skill Mill model, connecting unemployed youth with local stakeholders.
A platform allows citizens to engage in a constructive dialogue with Tundzha Municipality and find agreements about regional projects.
This online tool is developed to connect public administration and other groups of society (especially the youth), by providing a toolbox for digital participation.
Weekly, organised meetings in Pazardzhik, Bulgaria, give young people a voice, and let them discuss and bring ideas to the local Municipality.
Monthly workshops enable citizens to voice complaints, democratically engage, and ask questions about action items taken in the National Assembly.
A system developed in Switzerland creates trustworthy government communication channels and digital identities for citizens.
This initiative is about sharing a public meal as part of a quarterly event, where citizens and politicians come together to cook, eat, and discuss.
A citizen budget in Lublin is dedicated to the allocation of new green spaces throughout the city, developed and chosen by citizens.
A council of women is set up to empower women to partake in political life, create a network of activists, and diagnose social problems.
Pioneering legislation on workers rights gives freelancers the chance to better negotiate their fees and to be collectively represented by trade unions.
An underfunded London borough uses an online store to sell services and generate revenue for public services that were in danger of being halted.
A project management strategy is introduced to assist in the implementation of national policies on the local level, helping to establish a more efficient government.