D-CENT (Decentralised Citizens ENgagement Technologies) is a Europe-wide project bringing together citizen-led organisations that have transformed democracy in the past years, and helping them in developing the next generation of open source, distributed, and privacy-aware tools for direct democracy and economic empowerment.

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 610349

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Choose and combine the tools you need. D-CENT tools support democratic participation.         Try our demo tools to see D-CENT in action.

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Commons technology and the right to a democratic city

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Venue: Medialab-Prado and the Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
D-CENT event

During the past two years, D-CENT (Decentralised Citizens ENgagement Technologies) has been helping movements, cities, and political parties to build technologies, methods and tools that can make the democratic system more in-sync with collective aspirations of the 21st century.

To showcase and celebrate the results of the D-CENT project a week-long programme of activity is taking place from the 23-28 May in Madrid, Spain.

Full details at dcentproject.eu/dcentmadrid

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Call open for unconference sessions in Madrid!

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To showcase and celebrate the results of the D-CENT project a week-long programme of activity Common Technology and the Democratic City is taking place from the 23-28 May in Madrid, Spain. The week begins with a five-day Democracy Lab (23-27 May) delivering workshops, hackathons and open sessions. The call is now open for sessions on Wednesday and […]

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Common Technology and the Democratic City

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During the past two years, D-CENT (Decentralised Citizens ENgagement Technologies) has been working to transform democracy in a very concrete way: helping movements, cities, and political parties to build technologies, methods and tools that can make the democratic system more in-sync with collective aspirations of the 21st century. To showcase and celebrate our results, a week-long […]

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