Introduction

BE participation, The Plateforme Belge Pour la Participation  Citoyenne” (Belgian Platform for Citizen Participationis a nonprofit organization.

It aims at stimulating (citizen) action of all within the public space.

This initiative is the result of a collective reflection about democratic issues, led, with a shared expectation of justice, equality and liberty. The members of the organization, all involved in the civil society, have decided to adopt a flexible structure, dedicated to the emergence of collaborative processes.

Like a nursery, BE participation makes his infrastructure and resources available to projects that carry lasting development and civic appropriation of a common future.

BE-participation draws in the field of social innovation to feed engagement and generate efficient influence on public matters. 

The platform offers a personalized support which is meant to facilitate the project’s local anchorage: strategic and logistical support, mentoring, networking and continuous evaluation.