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This article focuses on information specific to the United States. Please see our Community involvement page for a topic overview.


Resources[edit]

Books

Video[edit]

News and comment[edit]

2017

12 Empowering Ways to Engage in Civic Affairs, Apr 12 [1]

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How One Person’s Small, Brave Compost Pile Changed New York City, Apr 8 [2]

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Texas: Oak Cliff Inspiration, Mar 27 [3]

Participatory Budgeting Gaining Momentum in the U.S., Mar 20 [4]

2015

6 Lessons for the U.S. from Spain's Democratic Revolution, June 15 [5]

Good politics outside the Beltway? March 17 [6]

2014

Transition US in partnership with U.S. Department of Arts and Culture* presents: THE PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE UNION, December 11 [7]

Real Money, Real Power: A Report on Participatory Budgeting, May 8 [8]

2009

Fund traditional community development… or empower citizens to step up? July 15 [9]

Transparency and Open Government, May 21 [10]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]

  • The Participatory Budgeting Project
  • OpenPlans, non-profit technology organization which focused on civic engagement and open government, closing around 2014/15. It used journalism and open source software to turn data into accessible, useful information, engaging the average person in shaping their community. W OpenPlans Blog
  • Challenge.gov, a place where the public and government can solve problems together


References

This page includes Creative Commons Licensed content from the Sustainable community action wiki on Wikia.
The list of authors can be seen in the history, link via drop down menu at top left of page.

  1. @Shareable
  2. yesmagazine.org
  3. civiccommons.us
  4. Shareable
  5. Shareable
  6. CNN.com
  7. transitionus.org *not an official government agency
  8. Shareable
  9. blog.frontporchforum.com
  10. whitehouse.gov


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