Have you ever wondered what co-production, co-creation, co-design, co-responsibility and co-construction are, and what part they play in improving policy design and service delivery? Are they partnership with an added production dimension? The Partnership Thematic Network asked the same question - and its expert Leda Stott has now provided the answer.
The new Technical Dossier Co-production - enhancing the role of citizens in governance and service delivery distinguishes these vogue concepts and tabulates their common characteristics. It then gives examples of 'co-action' in practice, from the themes of inclusion, migrants, social economy, governance and skills. The dossier concludes with lessons and recommendations