Tag: consultation

Glossary of engagement terminology

A number of terms are used in the field of engagement, often interchangeably, and frequently with different meanings depending on who is using them; so it is always useful to clarify and agree what we mean when we’re at the start of a process. We thought it would be useful for us to share the definitions we use at the Co-production Network for Wales; they reflect current good practice in engagement, co-production and involvement in […]

Consultation failed, co-design succeeds

The Guardian reports on the co-design process being undertaken by Southwark Council on the area around Peckham Rye railway station. Following a consultation that angered many locals, the co-design model has been adopted with the hope of meaningfully engaging the local community who are “experts in knowing how their area works, what it needs, how it needs to be developed.” http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2014/jul/21/codesign-help-peckham-community-consultation-failed ~ Via the Scottish Co-production Network