Reading and videos: Citizenlab, a tool for e-consultation
One of the most used tools for e-participation is CitizenLab. Watch this video to understand the logic and impact of this tool (0:45):
And then, in this other video, hear about the importance of e-consultations for the future of Europe from the words of the CitizenLab Co-Founder Wietse Van Ransbeeck.
But how does this tool work in practice? With the aim to include more Newham residents in the democratic and decision-making process, in 2019 the London Borough of Newham launched a Democracy and Civic Participation Commission, which consulted residents, experts, and community groups on how local democracy could be improved.
Read the case study  and see how the CitizenLab tool was used in this experience.
 Pastor, S. (2020). Case study: collective urban planning in the London Borough of Newham.