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How to kill your Participatory Budgeting in 3 steps

Were you forced to be a Participatory Budgeting (PB) organizer and it is killing your life without any reward?

Are your citizens demanding a PB process in your city/district but you are against and want to see it fail fast? 302 more words

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5 things over 30 Participatory Budgeting have taught us

We have been helping out our clients implementing Participatory Budgeting (PB) since 2010.

For further disclosure, we provide ICT solutions to support proposal collection, process digital marketing/communication, and unified voting platform. 654 more words

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meet Participare at #PBParty

Participare, the world’s first multilingual participatory budgeting platform, will join the #PBParty, at June 16th, in New York.

It’s an SaaS platform designed to manage the entire process of promotion, proposal, voting and execution monitoring of participatory democracy initiatives. 275 more words

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25 years of Participatory Budgeting worldwide

In this remarkable book Nelson Dias gathered strong and powerful articles from 32 Participatory Budgeting experts around the world, in connection with the 25th anniversary of this trend that is leading to more democracy and improved governance at the local level. 548 more words

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ChangeTomorrow, who we are...

ChangeTomorrow is a Portuguese civic tech company which is a WireMaze spin off created to develop a global platform for participatory democracy initiatives. WireMaze has been portuguese local eGovernment market leader for the last decade. 176 more words

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Unusual suspects? Effects of technology on citizen engagement

(Originally posted on the World Bank’s Let’s Talk Development blog)

What is the effect of technology on citizen engagement? On the one hand, enthusiasts praise the prospects offered by technology: from real-time beneficiary feedback to collaborative policymaking, the possibilities for listening at scale seem endless. 466 more words


Choose how to spend the taxes. Participatory budgeting around the world 

Choose your representatives and your civic duty is done for the next several years. “Now it’s their turn to work out my needs,” you think. Nevertheless, some cities around the world took up participatory budgeting, giving the power of spending the local area’s tax income to the people.  769 more words

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