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- 22nd May 2018 - 11:36 GMT
The Challenging Making of the European Citizens’ Initiative
The “Take the Initiative” project of the European Commission marks the latest development in embracing participatory and direct democracy at the transnational level. Bruno Kaufmann, Board Member of Democracy International, recently wrote a piece on the making and application of the European Citizens’ Initiative, which he says remains an ambivalent story.
To read Kaufmann’s article, recounting the historical background, and subsequent developments on the European Citizens’ Initiative, click here.