On participatory democracy (13/11/2013)

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 When  13 November 2013

 Where  Intercontinental Hotel, Amman

 Topic  Participatory democracy

 Description of the event  We’ve been invited to the conference about participatory democracy to organize a live democracy exercise where people had the possibility to express themselves on main topics of the event. A team of 6 volunteers attend the conference and got involved in creating the right circumstances to have good comments for the final analysis, presented the day after. At the end all participants were satisfied and convinced of this new democracy way of expression.

 Number of participants    20

 Number of comments    40

 Number of white sheets  8

 Featured comments 

-  The challenges to involve citizens in an active Public participation in Jordan is to be able to communicate with decision-makers

- Prioritizing sectors in citizens involvement should be according to needs

- The ignorance of the meaning of democracy and public participating between citizens is a big challenge in Jordan

 Photos  http://goo.gl/VoUQu1



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