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Society, Politics & Law

Barnet Participates

Updated Friday 25th April 2014

An experiment in democracy for Barnet residents.

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Barnet Participates is "a new democratic initiative designed to give local people an open, hands-on way to tackle the borough’s problems" [...] It is "a new way for community groups, individual citizens and elected councillors to make decisions and take action together".

It was initiated by social movement activists and encourages people to participate through public assembly. Barnet Participates is local in orientation and concerned with democracy, politics & representation

It was launched on 30th March 2014 and is ongoing. 

This page is part of Participation Now, a project that brings together a diverse collection of participatory public engagement initiatives with the aim of supporting exploration, learning and engagement. Explore the collection of initiatives or read more about the project.

 

For further information, take a look at our frequently asked questions which may give you the support you need.

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