Citizen engagement


Under Citizen engagement are found pieces on civil society and civil society organisations, consumer protection and ways of encouraging greater citizen engagement in political life.

Issue sheets - democracy

Civil society and public advocacy – a viewpoint

This is an opinion piece about the key role played by civil society and civil society organizations in democratic life…

Consumer rights and protection

This is a discussion about consumer rights and their protection and the best means of strengthening consumer rights and protection…

Citizen engagement

This is a discussion about ways of encouraging more active citizen engagement in political and democratic life and the public benefits that can flow from such engagement…

 


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The table Democratic Reform Initiatives – current status briefly summarises areas of desirable democratic reform and the justifications for such reform and then lists the current status or proposed action or legislation related to the matter in the federal parliament …