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D-CENT

Updated Tuesday 25th November 2014

Decentralised Citizens ENgagement Technologies.

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D-CENT is “a Europe-wide project creating privacy-aware tools and applications for direct democracy and economic empowerment. Together with the citizens and developers, we are creating a decentralised social networking platform for large-scale collaboration and decision-making”.

It was initiated by researchers, scientists & educators and encourages people to participate through an online platform. D-CENT is transnational in orientation and concerned with democracy, politics & representation; economy; and participation

It was launched in October 2013 and will run until May 2016.  

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.

 

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