Five most frequent questions about CivicTech

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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

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

Comparing experiences in CivicTech

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CIVIPORT’s first workshop connected international participants and brought them closer to approaching CivicTech through Czech case studies   This January CIVICPORT hosted its first webinar on public participation and civic tech for industry professionals. The workshop was joined by Krama Studio, Berlin’s office of the Innovation in Politics Institute, and International Budget Partnership.   Participants