• Cyber democracy in Madrid: Participation moves online?

    Von am 3. Dezember 2015

    Spanish municipal elections signalled significant changes within the local government of the capital. The party Ahora Madrid emerged, taking a third of the seats in the city council as well as the Mayoralty. In order to promote citizen participation in local governance, new online platform “Decide Madrid” was introduced. Has it managed to find a place in the hearts of the rebellious electorate?