Citizen participation in law-making and public policy
- Big Ideas - Radio National (Audio)
- August 28, 2018
- Source: http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bigideas/citizen-participation-in-law-making-and-public-policy/10161916
There's a crisis of faith in politics and the legal system. Rather than leave it to elected representatives, the antidote may be direct democracy. Governance expert Beth Noveck [director of the Governance Lab at NYU Tandon School of Engineering] believes citizen participation in shaping policy and open access to data will revitalize our institutions.