Food security, asylum seekers and the Food Justice Truck

Since 2012 Deakin University and Pozible.com have funded research for social good – research that may otherwise be sidelined by traditional channels. Fiona McKay, School of Health and Social Development, expands on the current campaign for food security for asylum seekers in a mobile fresh food market, the Food Justice Truck.

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Fiona McKay

2 years ago

Fundamental Issue of Fiscal Trust: Part I

Dina Graser, Senior Advisor at the Institute on Municipal Finance & Governance, University of Toronto and Pamela Robinson, Associate Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University, suggest citizen engagement processes can be mapped onto dimensions of “trust”.

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Dina Graser

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Pamela Robinson

2 years ago

Children’s civic engagement

The Scratch online community addresses children’s civic engagement. Children and youth are provided a space to program, share, and discuss interactive media projects. A project by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab, members have shared over 16.3 million projects and 87.4 million project comments.

Sally Hussey

Sally Hussey

2 years ago

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Participatory budgeting in Europe

Across over ten countries, Sintomer, Rocke and Herzeberg’s ‘Participatory Budgeting in Europe’ explores governance, social justice and gender mainstreaming in contemporary Europe.

Sally Hussey

Sally Hussey

2 years ago

Hashtags, Twitter and civic engagement

How can communities leverage twitter for civic engagement? Alison N. Novak, Kristine Johnson and Manuel Pontes examine community use of #Latinotwitter.

Sally Hussey

Sally Hussey

2 years ago

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