Published: “Democratizing Urban Watersheds” by Participedia’s SFU Team

Participedia team members from Simon Fraser University, Co-investigator, Joanna Ashworth, and Research Assistant, Tyler Carlson, recently co-wrote an article for Municipal World, a journal distributed to all local governments in Canada.

Published: “Democratizing Urban Watersheds” by Participedia’s SFU Team

Participedia team members from Simon Fraser University, Co-investigator, Joanna Ashworth, and Research Assistant, Tyler Carlson, recently co-wrote an article for Municipal World, a journal distributed to all local governments in Canada.

When is a democratic innovation not a democratic innovation? The populist challenge in Australia

Australian democratic innovations typically rely on premises that are fundamentally opposed by populism: random selection and expert knowledge. This populist challenge cannot be ignored, and theorists and practitioners must meet it together.

When is a democratic innovation not a democratic innovation? The populist challenge in Australia

Australian democratic innovations typically rely on premises that are fundamentally opposed by populism: random selection and expert knowledge. This populist challenge cannot be ignored, and theorists and practitioners must meet it together.

Collective Intelligence for Democracy

Participedia’s Design & Technology (D&T) Committee recently applied for the Collective Intelligence for Democracy workshop, hosted by Medialab Prado in Madrid. Their proposal, “Mapping Democratic Innovation” -- an idea jam based on foundational data and technology of Participedia -- was selected as one of eight featured projects for the event!

Collective Intelligence for Democracy

Participedia’s Design & Technology (D&T) Committee recently applied for the Collective Intelligence for Democracy workshop, hosted by Medialab Prado in Madrid. Their proposal, “Mapping Democratic Innovation” -- an idea jam based on foundational data and technology of Participedia -- was selected as one of eight featured projects for the event!