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    Interview with Jeronimo Fernandez Cortes

    Eurotopia Team
    01 September 2008
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    Jeronimo Fernandez Cortes, 43, is a member of the Federación de Asociaciones Gitanas Calí (Federation of Gypsy Calí Associations), an organisation that is a participant in the Albacete Participation Forum. 

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    Privatisation in Europe

    Paolo Andruccioli
    01 May 2007
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    Eurotopia: a network of progressive European magazines

    18 October 2005
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    We have come together to produce Eurotopia out of a shared sense of urgency in the face of a crisis of democratic politics.

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    If participative democracy is the answer, what is the question?

    aleksej
    01 September 2008
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    ‘Citizens’ participation’ is a fashionable political concept, but one that increasingly means all things to all people. It is time to reclaim ‘participation’ from those who would use it simply to legitimise existing political institutions, argues Joan Subirats.
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    Managing water through participative processes: the case of Catalonia

    Jordi Pacheco i Canals
    24 September 2008
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    Carlos, who is 13 years od, has left his house to go fishing. Not far away, there is a reservoir where he spends long hours watching the birds nest while he waits to catch a fish or two.

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    Participation in Italy

    Anna Pizzo
    24 September 2008
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    Anna Pizzo is a director of Carta (a partner in Eurotopia), and has been a councillor for three years in the Lazio region. Inspired by the experience of Porto Alegre, she has been working on ‘the borderline’ between the movements and the political institutions, in order to open up the Lazio regional council to the demands and pressures of the movements.

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    L'identità europea? Non cercatela sopra Berlino

    Oscar Reyes
    25 March 2007
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    Low-cost generation?

    Centro de Investigación sobre Drogas y Derechos Humanos (CIDDH), Gemma Galdon Clavell
    01 June 2006
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    Participatory democracy in Europe

    Jax Jacobsen
    01 September 2008
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    Since 2002, the number of municipalities across Europe which have taken up participatory budgeting in some form has grown from just a handful to well over 150. Yet the nature – and success – of the schemes varies widely.

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