Are you interested in exploring how citizens and governments can better deliberate, decide and collaborate — together?

Join members of the public, academics, passionate democracy advocates, engagement practitioners, public servants.

Deliberate ACT is a collaboration between the

  • Canberra Alliance for Participatory Democracy,
  • University of Canberra’s Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance
  • ACT Government.

Meet Up 9

Recap of Meet Up #9 held on 14 February 2019, when we considered Youth Engagement with Democracy — opportunities, competencies and challenges.

Meet Up 10

Recap of Meet Up #10 held on 11 April 2019, when we considered Deliberating Well: What skills and attributes you need to get the most out of deliberation, in an interactive and practical way.

Meet Up 11

Yet to be held

Meet Up 12

Yet to be held

Meet Up 13

Yet to be held

Meet Up 14

Yet to be held

Meet Up 15

Yet to be held

Meet Up 16

Yet to be held

Meet Up 1 and 2

Establishing ground rules and purpose
21 February 2018 and 22 March 2018

Recap

Terms of Reference

Updated Ground Rules

Meet Up 3

Overview of the recent Citizens’ Jury on Compulsory Third Party Insurance and Citizens Jury Evaluation Principles
2 May 2018

Agenda

Recap

Principles for the trial of Citizens Juries in the ACT

Meet Up 4

Trust in Deliberative Process
28 June May 2018

Agenda

Recap

Meet Up 5

Deliberative Engagement – Presentation by Professor Janette Hartz-Karp
2 August 2018

Agenda

Recap

Meet Up 6

Presentations from the University of Canberra’s Centre for Global Governance and Deliberative Democracy
6 September 2018

Recap

Meet Up 7

Deliberative design: A rear window view from the ACT
18 October 2018

Agenda

Recap

Meet Up 8

The Canberra Alliance for Participatory Democracy (CAPaD) Learnings from the ACT Deliberative Processes
22 November 2018

Agenda

Recap

Att A - Principles for the trial of Citizens Juries in the ACT

Att B - CAPaD Learnings from the ACT deliberative processes final

Ground Rules and Feedback

2018 Feedback Report

Updated Ground Rules