European Open Government Leaders Forum

European Open Government Leaders Forum

CEO of CiviQ, Vanessa Liston, participated as a speaker that the European Open Government Leaders Forum in Milan. The thematic fish-bowl conversation focused on how citizen participation can effectively foster innovation,  improve public services and restore trust...
Beyond Information to the Human Voice

Beyond Information to the Human Voice

Originally posted in the AARP Journal  The United Nations (UN) Post-2015 Development Agenda has sharpened the global focus on the need for more comprehensive data on issues related to aging and older people. As demographics are shifting toward a large increase in the...

Voice or Vote: The Central Access Scheme Controversy

Originally posted on PoliticalReform.ie April 2015 The controversy over the Central Access Scheme (CAS) in Kilkenny city has raised some important issues about local democracy in Ireland. One of these concerns the link between elected representatives and citizens. On...