WP3: Case Studies
WP3 goal: The main aim is 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.
The general objectives of WP3:
Gathering existing evidence of urban experiments with new forms of participatory and deliberative democracy.
Development of local knowledge on citizen-based models for addressing governance gaps, threats of populism and/or challenges of urban transition.
Evaluation of transferability of successful experiments among different social, economic and environmental milieus and political contexts