Here’s an overview of the Kirklees Democracy Commission Working Group meeting on Thursday 10th October 2019. We’ve included a video summary, presentation slides, information about how you can get involved, an audio recording, tweets and photos.
Summary of the meeting
At this meeting we discussed our democracy work programme, how to connect councillors and citizens in a networked society, how we’re putting councillors at the heart of everything we do, and the upcoming “Growing a stronger youth council” report.
Documents and links from this meeting:
- Working Group agenda, 10th October 2019 (PDF)
- Working Group minutes, 10th October 2019 (PDF)
- Programme update presentation (PDF)
- Programme update report (PDF)
- Network councillors: digital skills, confidence and content for civic good (PDF)
- Putting councillors at the heart (PDF)
How citizens can get involved
You’re very welcome to sign up to become a Democracy Seeker and help us to improve our democratic information. This group has a particular focus on using digital tools to improve our local democracy – but you will also have opportunities to contribute to our wider local democracy projects and activities. Everyone is welcome to get involved.
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