Participatory Budgeting

Participatory budgeting is a type of participatory democracy, in which ordinary people decide how to allocate part of a municipal or public budget.

Participatory Budgeting generally involves several basic steps, namely:

  • Community members identify spending priorities and select budget delegates
  • Budget delegates develop specific spending proposals, with help from experts
  • Community members vote on which proposals to fund
  • The city or institution implements the top proposals

Related Pages

External Links & References

  1. Wikipedia
  2. Google Search

Contributors

The following site members have contributed to this page:

p
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License