10 Big Ideas for Scotland


How to Innovate E-Democracy in Britain

Bachir Djelmami-Hani suggests how technology can be used to centralise political information. With the information explosion of the internet age, finding a clear view of policies and directives being pursued in politics can be near impossible for most citizens due to the mass and bias of media coverage. Djelmami-Hani demonstrates some innovative advantages available from the harmonization of technology and political processes, such as widespread participation, feedback mechanisms, and real-time exposure to decision and policy updates.