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1. Tunisia, the First Arab Country to Implement PB
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... On Sundays we asked them to gather in small groups and propose projects that would be good for their communities, and at the beginning they were confused because they were not used to this type of situation. ...
2. DDC Staff
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... he led a working group that produced a model ordinance on public participation; and developed a new tool, “Text, Talk, and Act,” that combined online and face-to-face participation as part of President ...
3. Making Public Participation Legal -- Brookings recap
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... Participation Legal,” was the culmination of a year’s work of the Working Group on Legal Frameworks for Public Participation, consisting of public participation practitioners and researchers, local public ...
4. The Oregon Citizens' Initiative Review
(The Democracy Movement Blog/Knowledge Building)
... groups spend millions on campaign tactics like poll-tested messages and sound bytes to shape the debate to their advantage. Their goal is to get votes, and their tactics are primarily meant to influence, ...
5. G1000: Deliberative democracy in Belgium
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
by Peter Vermeersch For more than 500 days Belgium has been without a government. Responding to this political crisis, an independent group of Belgian citizens - from various walks of life and different ...
6. Combining stakeholder and citizen processes for impact
(Workshops/Sydney 2011 Research Proposals)
... with other ways of involving stakeholder groups (e.g. in developing briefing materials or as expert witnesses). And there are collaborative processes that blend these groups more fully. (Stakeholders are ...
7. Workshop Timetable - DAY 2
(Workshops/Sydney 2011 Timetable)
... a list of research questions to address these gaps (small group work) Estimate the impact of the research findings on resolving the complex challenges of our time Abbie, Lucy, Dallas (90 min) ...
8. Workshop Timetable - DAY 3
(Workshops/Sydney 2011 Timetable)
... should be prioritised for funding Outcome Learn a technique for prioritising and deliberating as a group Ron Lubensky (60 min) End 11:00 am Morning tea   Session ...
9. Next Steps for Rebuilding Democracy
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... it would mean joining with local groups to get one started.  Can we collectively find the resources and people, maybe just 10% of our organizational resources, to make a real contribution to the efforts ...
10. Funding Local Democracy
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... facing the field and provides a long list of resources to consult. PACE is an affinity group of the Council on Foundations, founded in 2005 to bring new philanthropic focus to the issues of civic engagement ...
11. A Democracy Agenda for Obama
(Headlines/U.S. News)
How should the Obama Administration capitalize on the latest trends in democratic governance? A diverse group of practitioners, advocates, and academics, representing the fields of electoral reform, deliberative ...
12. Democracy Helpline
(Initiatives/Projects - General)
... the situation in a report to the DDC's director and members of the Democratic Governance workgroup, who would evaluate the request and respond within a set number of days. Most efforts to mobilize citizens ...
13. Organizational Members
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
...  Small-group action efforts Effects on indicators like school test scores, crime rates Changes made by organizations Changes in government budgets Changes in public policy at the local, state, ...
14. Deliberative Democracy Fact Sheet
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... provided by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. DDC Workgroups: Knowledge-Building Online FedNet (federal officials) Democratic Governance   Help public ...
15. The Deliberative Democracy Consortium
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... on Mental Health. Reforms such as the Model Ordinance on Public Participation and Model State Act on Public Participation, created by a working group (coordinated by DDC) that included the International ...
16. America Wants National Discussions
(The Democracy Movement Blog/AmericaSpeaks)
... really interesting is that the 80% goes across ideological lines. 60% of Republicans were “strongly in favor” and 70% of Democrats were “strongly in favor.” Support was strong across demographic groups. ...
17. Public Involvement Usually Leads to Better Environmental Decision-making
(The Democracy Movement Blog/Knowledge Building)
... from citizens’ groups over the last three decades, federal agencies have taken steps to include the public in a wide range of environmental decisions, such as how best to clean up Superfund sites or manage ...
... recently participated in a Deliberative Poll sponsored by Threshold 2008, a coalition of civic groups in the county. The weekend sample of 238 participants considered competing policy options, became more ...
19. Taking Democracy to Scale: Trip Report
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... to the national scale. Assembled at the conference was a diverse group of theoreticians, foundations, government officials, and practitioners to offer insight into how this might be achieved. AmericaSpeaks ...
20. Thrilling Show of People Power
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... Jersey and Connecticut, were broken down into groups of 10, seated at tables equipped with a computer. Their opinions - essentially votes - would be fed all day to a central computer base. Called to assembly ...
... role in policy making and tensions are arising between pluralist and deliberative democratic models of public participation. On the one hand, pluralists and neo-corporatists maintain that interest groups ...
... components. Once thought of as an exercise reserved for small groups with shared interests or small towns with a degree of social cohesion, deliberative democracy is being applied albeit unevenly to formal ...
23. Boston Civic Summit
(The Democracy Movement Blog/AmericaSpeaks)
This past Saturday I had the chance to facilitate a really interesting meeting in Boston. The event, called the Boston Civic Summit, brought together a diverse group of about 400 activists, civic leaders ...
24. Projects
(Initiatives/Projects - General)
Much of the work of the DDC is accomplished by four Task Groups: Knowledge Building Online Deliberation FedNet Democratic Governance The DDC ...
25. Deliberative Democracy FAQ
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy General)
... levels around the world--from local goverment to multinational institutions like the World Bank. Working in groups as small as ten or twelve to larger groups of 3,000 ...
26. DDC Resources
(Resources/Member Contributions)
...  The Deliberative Agency (PDF) Discussion paper prepared by the Link to Government Work Group Matrix of face-to-face methods for deliberation (PDF) Prepared ...
27. We Have A Different Dream Today
(The Democracy Movement Blog/Knowledge Building)
... nation, involving hundreds and sometimes thousands of people in forums, trainings, workshops, and small-group dialogues. Many local leaders became experts on how to recruit citizens and set up productive ...
28. Knowledge Building
(Category)
The Democracy Movement blog items related to the activities of the Knowledge Building task group of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium. ...
29. Links to Government
(Category)
The Democracy Movement blog items related to the activities of the Links to Government task group of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium. ...
30. Online Deliberation
(Category)
The Democracy Movement blog items related to the activities of the Online Deliberative Democracy task group of the Consortium. ...
31. Online Deliberation
(Category)
ODDC is a Working Group of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium. The ODDC seeks to help the Deliberative Democracy Consortium (DDC) by: Assisting in the development and use of Internet Technologies ...
32. Knowledge Building
(Category)
The Knowledge Building (KB) Task Group has organized three Researcher and Practitioner (R&P) Workshops, in 2003, 2005, and 2007. This Task Group of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium is led by Archon ...
33. FedNet
(Category)
The Link to Government group (LTG) was formed to identify opportunities and develop strategies to promote and support citizen deliberation in government decision-making. At present LTG is ...
The Online Deliberative Democracy Consortium (ODDC), the Consortium’s Workgroup supporting online innovation in the field, has created deliberative-democracy.net, a group blog, its eBulletin and a knowledge-building ...
35. Initiatives
(Section)
Much of the work of the DDC is accomplished by four Task Groups: Knowledge Building Federal Network Online Deliberation Democratic Governance The DDC is embarking ...
36. Resources
(Section)
... components. Once thought of as an exercise reserved for small groups with shared interests or small towns with a degree of social cohesion, deliberative democracy ...
37. Democracies Online
(News Feeds / Deliberation and Democracy News)
http://groups.dowire.org/s/search.atom?t=0&p=1&g=newswire ...