Mexico City crowd-sourced its constitution to its 9 million citizens.
A citizen-driven data sharing platform for municipal service provision where institutions don't reach.
Toronto Invests in Youth Music Program
A Chicago community group staged staged a series of “campouts for peace” in gun violence hotspots
Taiwan radically reinvented its garbage system and became a world leader in recycling by using a pay-as-you-waste citizen engagement model.
Alejandro Aravena's Pritzker-winning participatory recovery plan aims to ask the right questions.
A digital platform rethinks democracy for the internet era.
Homeless mothers collaborate to fight social cleansing and create new types of community spaces along the way.
These initiatives develop human and ecologically (rather than profit)-centered economic models.
A community shows that its own democratic interventions can be models and engines of equitable development.