How can we support citizens in their self-efficacy as political subjects and arm them against the simplistic populism of the AFD? In the podcast "Politisches Feuilleton" of Deutschlandfunk Kultur, Daphne Büllesbach introduces the model of the Municipal Development Advisory Councils and describes how they become places of political education and activation, where democratic...
On June 6, 2023, our expert jury selected four municipalities for the new project cycle 2023 - 2025. Until April 2025, the Berlin Governance Platform will support the cities of Cottbus, Duisburg, Frankfurt (Oder) and the joint municipality of Meinersen in establishing the new participation approach "Municipal Development Advisory Board" on site.
For the podcast Transit Talk of the Institut Solidarische Moderne, our executive director Daphne Büllesbach discussed the municipalist movement and how cities can become places of successful transformations with political scientist Raul Zelik, Lisa Jaspers of the Arbeitskreis Munizipalismus, and Gesine Schwan, president of the Berlin Governance Platform.
In a panel discussion, we present the results of our Social Actors project and offer a platform for an exchange of experiences of social policy actors on their role in the socio-ecological transformation.
Hoyerswerda is a partner municipality in the model project Municipal Development Advisory Councils. Since January 2023, around 30 voluntary advisory councils in Hoyerswerda have been working on an overall concept for the Green Belt.
The Re:Match project was profiled in a new WDR audio feature, including the project status in our partner municipality Düsseldorf and our goal to pilot a needs-based and individualized distribution mechanism using an algorithm.