Democracy

CitizensLab is engaged in developing and voicing new forms of democracy expressed through active citizenship, political participation and involvement in community-making. We believe that real democracy is only possible with transparency and accountability in political decision-making processes and in the implementation of policies. Also, citizens should participate in political decision-making processes co-designing and collaborating with their representatives at every level of governance.

Latest prototypes and resources

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Rethinking Local Budget to Rebuild Trust

  • Francesco Saija
| October 18th, 2017

Francesco Saija (Parliament Watch Italy) reports about WE.BUDGET prototype meeting in Budapest.

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We.Budget

May 10th, 2017

An open source platform for the visualisation of local governments’ budgets to increase transparency and involve citizens in budget planning.

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