“We are looking at the support that will be required for members, fully aware that this is a significant commitment we ask of them”
The Citizens Assembly is welcomed and supported by the SNP, Labour and the Scottish Greens.
A demonstration will take place in Kirkwall, Orkney, on Saturday, 31st of August at 1pm at the top of Castle Street.
Scotland’s Citizens’ Assembly now has two independent conveners who will chair the meetings.
The Citizens’ Assembly aims to tackle some of the major issues facing Scotland in the years ahead.
Participation in votes on programmes like ‘Strictly’ or ‘X Factor’ are massive and many also respond willingly to social media polls on everything from climate change to ‘do you remember Spangles?’ .
A new book has been published which looks at how participatory budgeting (PB) has developed across the world since it first began in Brazil.
Supporters of Clara Ponsanti will be protesting at the Spanish Consulate at 63 North Castle Street Edinburgh today, Monday.