The emergence of civic movements online shows us that thanks to digital means participation can be massively scaled up. Well-designed digital spaces can create a flourishing environment for civic participation in the decision making.
But how can we move from the stakeholder model to the open participatory model of public consultation?
Following on from the insightful webinar that took place on Friday 12 April, entitled Designing collective intelligence: The future of civic collaboration, we have now created this "nucleus" for a policy idea to enable network-powered policy-making in the EU.
The new policy should focus on: