The third EUCROWD public event took place in Amsterdam during 14th-15th March 2017. The international conference “Crowdsourcing a new European democracy” organized by Netwerk Democratie brought together 73 citizens from 14 different countries. The conference focused on the opportunities for a more democratic Europe in the context of crowdsourcing as a method of an on-line engagement. Different conditions, tools and processes of engaging citizens in politics from the local to the European level were presented and discussed.
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Public discussion video
Elisa Lironi, European Citizen Action Service (Belgium): Towards a Crowdsourcing Pilot at the EU level (pdf).
Hille Hinsberg, Praxis Centre for Policy Studies Foundation (Estonia): People´s Assembly: The Estonian case of crowdsourcing: e-democracy for political transparency (pdf).
Paul Isaris, Science for You (Greece): DemocracIT: Improving citizen participation in democratic processes (pdf).
May-Britt Jansen and Jeroen van Berkel, Municipality of Amsterdam (Netherlands): Open-Stadsdeel (pdf).