Taking a Deliberative Approach to Complexity: What can we learn from the Citizens’ Assembly on Brexit?
Tuesday 23 January 2018, Edinburgh
This seminar will examine what we can learn from the experience of holding a Citizens’ Assembly about Brexit and consider the role of participatory processes like this in current decision-making in Scotland.
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