This is the report of a workshop held 9-13 November 2009. The workshop brought together 40 people (22 South Africans, 14 from other African countries, 4 from other countries) involved in local government. These included elected representatives, appointed officials, service providers, NGO workers, community activists, academics and representatives from national government in South Africa. Issues of public participation were discussed.
Pioneers of Participation Workshop, November 2009, Cape Town: Islandla Institute. 26 pp.