ENLARGE is a 2-year project led by Istituto per la ricerca sociale (IRS) and funded by the European Union. It aims to generate and disseminate knowledge on participatory governance with focus on sustainable energy, through a process of dialogue and exchange involving policy makers, civil society actors and practitioners. Stay tuned! #ENLARGEproject

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Read the manifesto for boosting collaborative processes in sustainable energy policies and processes.
It sheds light on key ingredients for boosting three main democratic objectives of collaborative processes: social legitimacy, institutional sustainability, and policy effectiveness.

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Manifesto for participation in sustainable energy policies and processes

The manifesto published on the Enlarge website draws on the findings of the ENLARGE deliberative event held in October 2017, which involved 74 participants (politicians, civil servants, experts, economic and civil society actors) in a [...]

By | January 26th, 2018|ENLARGE|

Co-creation and digital will mark the future of Public Administrations

The project ENLARGE was invited to the event on Digital Transformation of Public Administrations, organized by DG CONNECT and the Research Executive Agency (REA) on 24 October in Brussels. *** Irene Zanetti from ALDA represented [...]

By | October 30th, 2017|ENLARGE|

A new paradigm for environmental policies – citizens’ participation is key

On 16-17 October 2017, the deliberative event of project ENLARGE gathered over 80 people in Milan, Italy. The aim was as simple as ambitious — discussing real-life cases of participatory governance in the sustainable energy [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|ENLARGE|