Jade Herriman

Journal article

Stakeholder and citizen roles in public deliberation

Abstract: This paper explores theoretical and practical distinctions between individual citizens (‘citizens’) and organized groups ('stakeholder representatives' or ‘stakeholders’ for short) in public participation processes convened by government as part of policy development. Distinctions between ‘citizen’ and ‘stakeholder’ involvement are commonplace in government discourse and...
Working paper

Local government and community engagement in Australia

This working paper provides a national update on what is taking place across the local government sector in relation to community engagement, and identifies ongoing challenges and questions for councils in engaging communities. It is part of a series from ACELG’s Research and Policy Foresight...