The Citizens Assembly in Ireland – a case study in putting people first in a deliberative democracy

Policy product type
Specially commissioned briefing for LGiU Scotland
Published date
June 28, 2018
Seán Ó'Riordáin, LGiU Ireland
International, People, Place

In this briefing, LGiU Ireland looks at the backdrop to the Citizens Assembly in Ireland, a platform on which socially controversial issues can be discussed with openness, and reflects on some of the lessons that will be of interest to officers and councillors in Scotland.

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