Summary

Our rationale is to address the issue how all sections of European society can engage effectively in policy making in new and innovative ways. Whilst many EU citizens have disengaged from formal politics there is a surge of grass-root, often single issue engagement in policy making. Our actions provide a way to tackle the aims of the EU Cohesion Policy 2014 -2020 on community-led local development (CLLD)as a way to encourage local communities to develop integrated bottom-up approaches, build community capacity and stimulate innovation and promote community ownership by increasing participation.
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Why is this project necessary?

Our rationale is to address the issue how all sections of European society can engage effectively in policy making. Many EU citizens have disengaged from formal politics: voter turnout is falling, membership of political parties is declining, and there is a widespread sense of a loss of trust in government and politicians. There is however also a surge of grass-root, often single issue engagement in policy making, with people generally becoming more aware of public policy issues, especially related to economic growth.
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