Item description for Getting Heard: A Handbook for Hong Kong Citizens by Christine Loh...
Getting Heard is a practical guide to help Hong Kong citizens participate more effectively in public affairs. It suggests ways that individual citizens can work with each other and with the government in making choices and taking action. It is based on the belief that effective public dialogue benefits both citizens and government.
Getting Heard provides concrete information about the specific steps needed to transform an idea or a vision into a reality. The Handbook also includes an appendix with contact details for individual government departments and officials, a sample press release and funding proposal and other useful information.
Civic Exchange believes it is possible to make decisions about public issues in an open and creative manner. The secret to successful participatory decision-making lies in establishing better communication between well-informed people. This is the objective of Getting Heard. The Handbook is aimed at anyone seeking to participate in the dialogue on public affairs in Hong Kong or to shape decision-making on a particular issue.
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Studio: University of Washington Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.19" Width: 5.59" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.71 lbs.
Publisher University of Washington Press
ISBN 962209614X ISBN13 9789622096141