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Sociedad civil y toma de decisiones. La experiencia de European Alternativas.

Giorgia Piva
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Giorgia Piva is membership of the European Alternatives Barcelona, she represents the idea of association of citizenship participation and campaings. European Alternatives is an organization of the civil society devoted to promote and explore both alternative policies and culture within a transnational strategy. European Alternatives expands its messages through campaigns, conferences, publications and artistic projects as the Transeuropa festival.

Abstract

The article is based on the experience and proposals of the European Alternatives Organization and its aims to talk about civil society participation and democratic decisions-making processes. Through this article we want to respond to the following questions:
Could we make pressure on the decision of the European organisms? As responsible and committed citizens how could we re-appropriate the management of the common good? Which are our tools in order to empower the European civil society?

Resumen

A través de un breve recorrido  sobre las iniciativas de la entidad European Alternatives  formada por activistas en todo el continente europeo se valorará la importancia de la participación ciudadana en la toma de decisiones y se intentará responder a las siguientes preguntas:

¿Es posible incidir en la toma de decisiones de los organismos europeos? En calidad de ciudadanos y ciudadanas responsables y políticamente comprometidos y comprometidas  ¿cómo podemos volver a apropiarnos de la gestión del bien común? ¿Cuáles son las herramientas de las cuales disponemos para fortalecer el conjunto de la sociedad civil a nivel europeo?

Resum

A través d'un breu recorregut sobre les iniciatives de l'entitat European Alternatives formada per activistes de tot el continent europeu es valorarà la importància de la participació ciutadana en la presa de decisions i s'intentarà respondre a les següents preguntes:

És possible incidir en la presa de decisions dels organismes europeus? Com a ciutadans i ciutadanes responsables i políticament compromesos i compromeses com podem tornar a apropiar-nos de la gestió del bé  comú? Quines són les eines de les quals disposem per enfortir el conjunt de la societat civil a nivell europeu?

Keywords


citizen participation, decision-making. Civil society, Europe, common good

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