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Before Citizen Engagement

The most effective governments are those that built for and with the citizens. This requires that the government be in tune with the needs and opinions of its citizens, but also that the citizens be well-informed and granted easy access to the decisions of their government. Citizen Engagement is more than a trend, it’s the … Continued

How to Create Change with Participatory Government

Active citizen government has many names: citizen engagement, participatory government, and open government. The significance lies less in the name attached to the campaign, and more to making the most of this citizen focused innovation. Connecting directly to citizenry has many benefits, if you know how to effectively engage. Improve Transparency and Accountability Publicly establishing a … Continued