How to make a citizens’ assembly work for you

By Sarah owens and Isobel Wade and James Moody | 21 January 2020

For much of 2019, our three authorities – the Greater Cambridge Partnership, Dudley MBC and Test Valley BC – have been busy designing and running citizens’ assemblies.

Thanks to the Innovation in Democracy Programme, funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and the Ministry of Housing, Communities, and Local Government, we have benefited from financial support and expertise to be among the first authorities in England to carry out assemblies.

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