Local democracy and community engagement

Student: Susan Munch Lassesen
Status: Completed
Dissertation: Local democracy and community engagement
Dissertation category: Politics
Dissertation theme: Community Empowerment
Short summary: How to engage local communities in local policy making in order to maximise the impact of initiatives from local councils.
Detailed summary: Looking at how local communities and groups are involved in shaping and influencing the local policy agenda and policy processes. To what extent, when, and how are communities involved, and how is this reflected in the level of community engagement?
University: University of Edinburgh
Course: Master of Public Policy
Partnered with: Midlothian Council