Civic Innovation Is Flourishing In Cities Right Now

Op-ed: From participatory budgeting to citizen assemblies, local governments around the world are experimenting with new ways to increase civic trust and equity.

This summer, cities around the world are unveiling and expanding new tools and initiatives in the name of civic engagement and digital innovation.

From Los Angeles to Lisbon, local governments are testing different models of outreach and participation with the promise of increasing trust and equity in civic processes and institutions. Ranging from online portals to citizen assemblies, the wave of experimentation in policy and design responds to historic levels of distrust and disengagement in government at all levels.

Read More: https://nextcity.org/urbanist-news/civic-innovation-is-flourishing-in-cities-right-now

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Facebook

Instagram

Youtube

Twitter

Stay Informed

or

Get Involved