Five most frequent questions about CivicTech

by Participation Factory

What questions about CivicTech are asked most often?   For participation to be done well and effectively, one needs to use the right digital tools that allow communication with the citizens and stakeholders as well as the collection of feedback – the so-called CivicTech. Participation Factory has a lot of experience in this field and

Mentoring: round two

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Who received five hours of mentoring free of charge? Throughout May and June, Participation Factory was offering a gratis five-hour mentoring program for any interested parties that plan to get started with participation or already have a participatory project underway. The goal of this program is offering help to those implementing interesting and impactful projects

Participatory budgeting: useful tool or just a fad?

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International conference to celebrate 10 years of participatory budgeting in Slovakia   Is participatory budgeting merely a trend of the last few years or a process that’s useful and beneficial for everyone included? That was the question asked by the international conference in Bratislava, which took place last week from 24th to 25th June. It

Know-how sharing with Mali

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We organised a webinar about participation for Mali   In cooperation with the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mali, a webinar took place on 16th June, aimed at key actors in Mali about participation and its uses for different purposes. Our presenters focused mainly on working with stakeholders and using participation to reach SDGs