Citizens Observatories: Empowering European Society

A citizens observatory¬†is a concept that evolved at EU policy circles, defining the combination of participatory community monitoring, technology and governance structures that are needed to monitor/observe/manage an environmental issue. About two years ago, the EU FP7 funded 5 citizens observatory projects covering areas from water management to biodiversity monitoring. A meeting at Brussels was … Continue reading Citizens Observatories: Empowering European Society

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