tools directory

Public Debate

Enabling / supporting citizens to be aware of their civic rights and responsibilities, collectively deliberate on priority issues and/or express their opinions and concerns.

The following compilation of tools and approaches has been put together for the Trust by Involve, an NGO specialising in public participation, through a mixture of crowdsourcing and sifting through existing online databases.

Name Online
Study Groups True
Public Forums True
Public Conversations Project Dialogue True
PopUp Democracy True
Participatory Card Games True
Online Consensus Decision making True
Forum Theatre True
Deliberative Polling True True
Deliberative Mapping True True
Crowd Wise True True
Consensus Conference True
Citizen Assemblies True True
Argument Mapping True
21st Century Town Meetings True True