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Participation Works - 21 techniques of community participation for the 21st century

Uploaded by RRI Tools on 01 November 2015

New Economics Foundation and UK Community Participation Network

Participation Works focuses on the meaning of participation and offers a selection of participation techniques and examples. It contains 21 proven techniques from around the world and shows how to choose between them, how to use them and where to find more information.

National, International, Local, Regional, Global
Inclusion, Responsiveness, Openness, Reflection
Development, Exploration, Implementation, Monitorization & Evaluation, Dissemination

The guide provides a very short introduction on participation methods and a description of the main features of each of the 21 selected techniques, some of which may not be applicable to R&I processes. For each technique, the guide presents information on planning and implementing, including duration, budget, venue, staff and expertise. It also offers examples and support information, such as contacts, bibliographies and training opportunities (if existing).


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