Collective awareness platforms include several areas, such as collaborative consumption, getting facts/evidence from citizens for better decision making, driving sustainable behaviours and lifestyles, or developing alternative collaborative approaches to problem solving.
The call in this field includes four main areas:
Internet is bringing about some very powerful tools for citizens and society:
Emerging and grassroots distributed approaches can also mitigate or reverse the increasing concentration of power and economic value in the few dominant Internet actors, for instance in social networks, searches, e-commerce or content distribution.
The approach proposed for the development of Collective Awareness Platforms is based upon:
Please find the last presentation given at the ICT Proposer's Day 2014 in Florence.