The case studies were nominated by the whole consortium, and the final selection was done by UG, under the following criteria:
assuring wide and balanced representation of:
historical, cultural, and institutional contexts
giving more attention to localities in new EU member states
taking into consideration the assessed relevance for the project
linking the case studies with the pilots
Work Package 3 aims to investigate recent experiments in democratic governance at the local level in order to address the need for creation of arenas open to citizens which are conducive to collective decisions made through public deliberation.
For more information: WP3: Case Studies