Tag Archives: Citizen Engagement

Citizen University and the difference between Citizenship and Activism

Originally posted on of the people, by the people, for the people:
Yesterday I attended the main session of Citizen University (previously known as Guiding Lights).   I’ve never attended anything else like it — a day full of speakers…

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Eurobarometer: Citizens Engaged in Participatory Democracy

Originally posted on DemocracySpot:
A new report by Eurobarometer on citizen engagement in participatory democracy has been recently published. Here are some of the findings: A third (34%) of respondents say that they have signed a petition in the last…

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Impact of the crisis on civil society organisations in the EU – Risks and opportunities

State of the Civil Society and how Civil Society Organisations have been affected by the Financial Crisis Last month 250 civil society representatives gathered in Brussels to seek ways in which the young and old in Europe could gain better … Continue reading

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