Notes from the field of public involvement

Wednesday, 06 December 2006

Caroline Millar finds herself part of 1% solution - both shaken and stirred

Rowntree report gives PPI people something to chew on.

If you read my rant about the problems of being one of the "usual suspects" implicated in the crime of public and citizen participation - you will appreciate how pleased I was last week to read that, according to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, far from being the problem, I might be part of the solution.

And not just any solution, but the "1% Solution" - not a mouthwash or a martini but an answer to the problems of the lack of participation as citizens and members of the public.

The full article and a link to the Rowntree report Community Participation. Who benefits? here.

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