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Six Tips for Successful Hybrid Budget Consultations in 2021

It's 2021. How will you be going about your budget consultations this fall? If you're like most city staff out there, you're probably still not sure. 

Three Ways Cities are Using Data to Make Progress (And How to Get Started)

Prefer to watch, not read? Then head right over to check out our webinar recording for this topic: How to Harness that Power of Data: Techniques for Local Governments

Ethelo Comes Out on Top in Digital Democracy Ranking for Second Year in a Row

For the second year in a row, Ethelo is proud to be at the top of a new report ranking the biggest players in the digital democracy industry.

eDemocracy Report Highlights Shortfalls of Federal Budget Consultation

For Immediate Release: April 20, 2021 A major report released today outlined key budget recommendations from a coast-to-coast public engagement process. The findings of the report were shared in a.

Why We're Proud to Join the B Corp Community

Ethelo is about making better decisions together, and we’re in good company.

First Canada-wide Independent Budget Consultations Challenge Federal Government Approach

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7 Digital Public Engagement Lessons for 2021

2020 was a year of accelerated lessons. At the very moment that municipalities needed to make their residents feel involved and informed, social distancing measures made it harder than ever to reach.

What is the eDemocracy Network?

You make hundreds of decisions every day, but in our current democratic system, the decisions that impact your life most are often made by someone else, without consulting you. Don't you deserve to.

What's the difference between Ethelo and a survey?

Ethelo is specifically designed to model complex decisions with many trade-offs and potential outcomes. Unlike traditional surveys, Ethelo forefronts communication, fairness and consensus, allowing.

What are Citizens' Panels?

Everyone deserves the chance to participate in the decisions that will impact them. But if you’ve struggled with balancing over-represented and under-represented voices in a public engagement, you.