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Organizations relating to Participation

EEA Consultative Committee / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1994
Centre for Women\'s Development Studies / Delhi, India / Est. 1980
International Association for the Economics of Participation / Frederiksberg, Denmark / Est. 1978
Learning Initiative on Citizen Participation and Local Governance / Sao Paulo, Brazil / Est. 2001
Latin American Centre for Development and Participatory Communication / Tucuman, Argentina / Est. 2004
International Association for Public Participation / Louisville CO, USA / Est. 1990
World Civic Forum / Seoul, Korea Rep
Young People We Care / Kumasi, Ghana
Participatory Development Forum / Ottawa ON, Canada / Est. 1996
International Association for Participatory Development / Lagos, Nigeria
Forum of Local Authorities for Social Inclusion and Participatory Democracy / Est. 2001
SOFICATRA - European Group for the Development of Participative Enterprises / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1993
Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1998
High-Level Inter-American Network on Decentralization, Local Government and Citizen Participation / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2001
European Agreement Relating to Persons Participating in Proceedings of the European Court of Human Rights / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1996
Peaceways - Young General Assembly / Reedsburg WI, USA / Est. 1989
ORBICOM - International Network of UNESCO Chairs in Communication / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1994
Charter on the Participation of Young People in Municipal and Regional Affairs / Est. 1992
European Association of Sport Employers / Arnhem, Netherlands / Est. 2003
Innovations in Civic Participation / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2001
Habitat et participation / Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium / Est. 1982
Secrétariat international francophone pour l\'évaluation environnementale / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1996
European Institute for Public Participation / Berlin, Germany / Est. 2009
Society for Participatory Research in Asia / Delhi, India / Est. 1982
European Agreement Relating to Persons Participating in Proceedings of the European Commission and Court of Human Rights / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1969

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World Problems relating to Participation

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Excessive government intervention in the private sector
Forced participation in community activity
Participation in torture
Forced participation in politics
Denial of rights of medical patients
Inadequate social innovation
Social disaffection of the young
Inadequate use of referenda
Discrimination against women in politics
Denial of right of indigenous peoples to participate in political processes
Inhumane participation of the medical profession in torture
Discrimination against women in public life
Political apathy
Fragmented social responsibility
Intellectual methods excluding popular participation in technological development
Underparticipation of countries in the airline industry
Inadequate participation in the control of joint venture
Inadequate international participation by countries
Unrepresentativeness of trade unions
Participation of transnational corporations in the apartheid system
Undemocratic policy-making
Decline in civic participation
Neglect of the role of women in rural development
Decreasing participation in collective religious worship
Inadequate use of information technology

Action Strategies relating to Participation

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Ensuring resident participation
Involving residents
Increasing public participation in environmental policy discussions
Developing internet democracy
Improving status of women
Expanding trade union participation in sustainable development
Abstaining from patient participation in medical decision-making
Increasing public participation in trade policy-making
Providing conditions for dialogue between different perspectives
Enhancing participation of women in higher education
Fostering popular participation in development
Instigating community resources management
Undertaking participatory research for development
Participating in planetary citizenship
Developing environmental stakeholder involvement
Localizing global cooperative participation
Formalizing common participation
Improving NGO participation in Agenda 21 review and evaluation
Recognizing major non-governmental groups as key partners in implementing Agenda 21
Enabling practical community planning
Expanding public participation in solid waste management
Modelling participatory processes
Developing action research
Undertaking community-based participatory research
Abstaining from participation by local communities in democratic processes

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