Civic Innovation GovLab Blog

Participatory Democracy’s Emerging Tools

Reprinted from Governing Magazine With Arnaud Sahuguet As we explore the role of new technologies in changing how government makes policies and delivers services, one form of technology is emerging that has the potential to foster decision-making that’s not only more effective but also more legitimate: platforms for organizing communication by groups across a distance. […]

The GovLab Selected Readings on Civic Innovation: Cities and Civic Technology

As part of an ongoing effort to build a knowledge base for the field of opening governance by organizing and disseminating its learnings, the GovLab Selected Readings series provides an annotated and curated collection of recommended works on key opening governance topics. In this edition, we explore the literature on Civic Innovation: Cities and Civic […]