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1. DDC Executive Committee
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... Discourse Gloria Rubio-Cortés, National Civic League Ian Bautista, Clarke Square Neighborhood Initiative Joe Peters, Hill+Knowlton Strategies (Canada) John Dedrick, Kettering Foundation John ...
2. DDC Staff
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... Democracy. He has written for publications such as The Huffington Post, Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Christian Science Monitor, The National Civic Review, Public Management, Zócalo Public Square, and ...
3. Frontiers of Democracy 2015
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... informal interactions. Topics include deliberative democracy, civil and human rights, social justice, community organizing and development, civic learning and political engagement, the role of higher education ...
4. Deliberative Publicity
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... and community members who do not participate in our forums? This is the challenge of publicity. It is a challenge the field needs to confront squarely. Most civic forums are recent arrivals on the political ...
5. What Does Public Innovation Mean?
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... conditions necessary for productive change to emerge, take root and spread. Such conditions include norms for interaction, layers of leadership, networks for learning and innovation. The civic culture ...
6. Making Public Participation Legal -- Brookings recap
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... officials, and lawyers. Notable groups represented include the National League of Cities, the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), the National Civic League, America Speaks, and the ...
7. "Text, Talk, Act"
(Initiatives/Projects - General)
... other members of the National Dialogue’s Creating Community Solutions partnership, and the directors of two civic technology nonprofits: Michelle Lee of Textizen and Michael Smith of One Counts. We developed ...
8. Making Public Participation Legal
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... activities. The ordinance was combined with a suite of other engagement tools in a National Civic League publication called Making Public Participation Legal. The working group that developed this resource ...
9. The Next Form of Democracy?
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... Bill Clinton – somehow they all feature in the 2012 Civic Engagement and Democracy Lecture, given by Matt Leighninger at the Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement of the University of Illinois-Chicago. ...
10. Designing local civic infrastructure
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... civic engagement in your town. It can be downloaded free of charge at http://bit.ly/PSLDNLC This guide is intended to help communities take their own next steps on the path of democratic innovation.  ...
11. What are principles of institutional design for collective action and civic renewal?
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy: Theory and Practice)
What are principles of institutional design for collective action and civic renewal?  ...
12. How do we build civic agency to foster a civic renewal movement?
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy: Theory and Practice)
How do we build civic agency to foster a civic renewal movement?  ...
13. What are principles of "civic artisanship"?
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy: Theory and Practice)
What are principles of “civic artisanship”?  ...
14. Citizen engagement is a social good
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy: Online Democracy)
We believe citizen engagement is a social good. Some people believe civic engagement is political by definition Some people believe the context determines whether or not a given civic engagement activity ...
15. Frontiers of Democracy
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy)
Frontiers of Democracy: Innovations in Civic Practice, Theory, and Education The Third Annual Conference in Civic Studies at Tufts - 21-23 July 2011 Co-sponsored by The Deliberative Democracy Consortium, ...
16. More collaborative laboratories
(Workshops/Frontiers of Democracy: Online Democracy)
We need more collaborative laboratories in which people from different sectors (technology/IF, civic organizations, community organizers, public officials, citizens, community members, academics…) work ...
17. Using Online Tools for Engagement
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... Wired World,” which will appear in the Summer 2011 issue of the National Civic Review. For the NCR, see: http://www.ncl.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=58&Itemid=209 In ...
18. "Frontiers of Democracy" conference
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... Tufts University on July 18-20 for “Frontiers of Democracy: Innovations in Civic Practice, Theory, and Education.” The event is being organized by Peter Levine of CIRCLE/Tisch College, Nancy Thomas of ...
19. Comparative analysis of hybrid (online + F2F) deliberation
(Workshops/Sydney 2011 Research Proposals)
... and point in particular to the strengths of online deliberation when applied in this manner. Practice partners include designers of existing online platforms (eg. Brian Sullivan, Civic Evolution)  ...
20. Deliberating in School
(Workshops/Sydney 2011 Research Proposals)
Action Research Process to trial and document/evaluate transforming a traditional school (disadvantaged) into a deliberative system of governance. building civic governance learning about governance ...
21. Next Steps for Rebuilding Democracy
(The Democracy Movement Blog/General)
... that sees its role as partnering with neighborhoods and promoting civic engagement is the foundation we need to create a strong, sustainable and healthy cities and towns.  Working together to create this ...
22. Civic Engagement and Recent Immigrant Communities
(Resources/Member Contributions)
The DDC has worked with the National League of Cities (NLC) to develop a guide for public officials and other local leaders about developing strategies to engage recent immigrants. "Civic Engagement and ...
23. Creating Spaces for Change
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... “active civic engagement” are a diverse lot, and their work is inspired by several different philosophies. They are, however, using similar strategies, and their goals and ideas may in fact be converging. ...
24. Recentering Democracy around Citizens
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy General)
How might we redesign local democracy around the day-to-day goals and concerns of citizens? A set of leaders in civic engagement, including representatives of national associations that represent local ...
... from academic studies on governance to how-to civic engagement guides, which provide essential, practical advice on this question: they are must-reads for any democracy reformer. One reason we have so ...
26. Funding Local Democracy
(Resources/Member Contributions)
The DDC has worked with PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement) to develop "Funding and Fostering Local Democracy," a guide designed to help the philanthropic community grapple with the question ...
27. 'No Better Time' report released
(Headlines/U.S. News)
In July 2009, more than 250 campus and community leaders came together at the University of New Hampshire to talk about the “deliberative democracy” field, the tide of civic change on campuses and in communities, ...
28. A Democracy Agenda for Obama
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... democracy, and community development, have produced a set of recommendations for federal policy in civic engagement. The Strengthening Our Nation's Democracy report includes proposals for executive orders, ...
29. Deliberative Democracy Fact Sheet
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... Renaissance Kettering Foundation National Civic League NCDD Study Circles Resource Center Hundreds of public involvement projects that have engaged hundreds of thousands ...
30. The Deliberative Democracy Consortium
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy Consortium)
... Municipal Lawyers’ Association, American Bar Association, National Civic League, Policy Consensus Initiative, NLC, ICMA, and NCDD.  ...
31. Where is Democracy Headed?
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... report can be downloaded here. The report was discussed in a webinar hosted by Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement (PACE) and Grassroots Grantmakers; the slides used in the webinar can be found h ...
32. America Wants National Discussions
(The Democracy Movement Blog/AmericaSpeaks)
The National Conference on Citizenship just put out its third Civic Health Index. Lots of really interesting stuff, including:87% of the American public support giving every young person the opportunity ...
33. Who Should Be the Civic Advisors to the Next President?
(The Democracy Movement Blog/Links to Government)
The November 5th Coalition wants to know what you think about the civic priorities of the next administration.The Coalition is generating a list of people who would be valuable advisors to the next president ...
34. Conference on Online Deliberation
(Headlines/U.S. News)
... and civic action. Technology enhanced community action ranges from informal communities of practice to democratic governance of formal organizations to large social movements. Learn more...  ...
... recently participated in a Deliberative Poll sponsored by Threshold 2008, a coalition of civic groups in the county. The weekend sample of 238 participants considered competing policy options, became more ...
36. The Next Form of Democracy
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... new ways for people and public servants to work together. The stories of civic experiments in "The Next Form of Democracy: How Expert Rule Is Giving Way to Shared Governance -- and Why Politics Will Never ...
37. Thrilling Show of People Power
(Resources/Member Contributions)
... by the Civic Alliance to Rebuild Downtown New York, there were representatives among them of every race, religion or ethnic group. “We came...expecting the worst. Put 5,000 New Yorkers in a room, charge ...
... municipality of Solol? has developed a participatory planning process with a deliberative component. Since the election of a non-partisan civic committee to govern the municipality in 1996, the government ...
39. Boston Civic Summit
(The Democracy Movement Blog/AmericaSpeaks)
This past Saturday I had the chance to facilitate a really interesting meeting in Boston. The event, called the Boston Civic Summit, brought together a diverse group of about 400 activists, civic leaders ...
40. Deliberative Democracy FAQ
(About Us/Deliberative Democracy General)
... for decision-making often waste public resources, create unproductive conflict, and fail to tap citizen potential. They are attempting many different civic experiments -- some successful, ...
The Project on Civic Reflection is hosting a scholarly examination of the meaning and value of reflective discourse. In October, they will bring together 15 scholar-practitioners to examine the ...
42. FedNet
(Category)
... working to bring together civic engagement resources for elected officials and government agency practitioners. The Link to Government group has four objectives: ...
Conference Track 3 What role is there for innovative theory in civic practice? For example: how might Elinor Ostrom's Nobel-prize-winning research on "common pool resources" help citizens, public officials, ...
44. CAIRNS - Democratic Design and Civic Innovation
(News Feeds / Deliberation and Democracy News)
http://cairns.typepad.com/blog/rss.xml
45. Peter Levine On Civic Engagement
(News Feeds / Deliberation and Democracy News)
http://www.peterlevine.ws/mt/index.xml