Wellbeing, the Built Environment and Citizen Participation
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Asking questions about how citizens can inform the planning process, why they should and identifying what are the benefits of this?
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LOCAL GOVERNMENT, LOCAL DEVELOPMENT AND CITIZEN PARTICIPATIO LESSONS FROM IRELAND

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If you are interested in how community participation can generate policy that has a  positive impact on individuals- see attached. Fantasic research being carried out by Jeanne Meldon, Jim Walsh and Michael Kenny in NUI Maynooth.

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The Children and Young People's Policy Framework - Department of Children and Youth Affairs - Ireland

The Children and Young People's Policy Framework - Department of Children and Youth Affairs - Ireland | Wellbeing, the Built Environment and Citizen Participation | Scoop.it
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Removing Unfreedoms - Home Page

Removing Unfreedoms - Home Page | Wellbeing, the Built Environment and Citizen Participation | Scoop.it
Cities can power both local and national development and this makes them the obvious recipients for carrying out the crucial changes in International Policy advocated by Amartya Sen.
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This website demonstrates how people can bring about change within their own environment. Samuels (2005) advocates that we can attempt to break down barriers wellbeing by being actively engaged within the planning process. For her, similar to Amartya Sen,  giving people agency is key.

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» Local Citizen Participation in the Irish Planning Process » irish environment

» Local Citizen Participation in the Irish Planning Process » irish environment | Wellbeing, the Built Environment and Citizen Participation | Scoop.it
Irish Environment is an online magazine or e-zine which serves as an online resource for environmental matters on the island of Ireland.
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Understanding and measuring quality of life in Ireland: sustainability, happiness and well-being

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unleashing citizen participation | Involve

unleashing citizen participation | Involve | Wellbeing, the Built Environment and Citizen Participation | Scoop.it

Involve are experts in public participation. We design and deliver high-quality public and stakeholder engagement processes, carry out research and provide training.


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Generating agency for citizens. Is there a call for citizens to inform policy?

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