Public finance and participatory budgeting

Raising and allocating public funds

cat-icon The CITRIS Invention Lab, Sutardja Dai Hall, Berkeley, CA, USA


Civicbudget is an open source participative platform enabling any organization, public or private, to launch a consultation process.


CONSUL is a tool that allows a city to develop with little time and safely processes of citizen participation on the Internet.

Digital Tools and Participatory Budgeting in Scotland

The Democratic Society helps local government and community groups across Scotland to use digital engagement tools for participatory budgeting (PB).


Neighborland is a communications platform that empowers organizations to collaborate with their stakeholders in an accessible, participatory, and equitable way.

cat-icon Boulder, CO, USA


Neighborly delivers access, efficiency and transparency to borrowing communities and investors in the municipal bond market.

cat-icon Hôtel de Ville, Place de l'Hôtel-de-Ville, Paris, France

Participatory Budgeting Project

Participatory Budgeting is a democratic process in which community members directly decide how to spend part of a public budget.

Participatory budgeting SMS outreach guide

The purpose of this guide is to help PB implementers understand how they can use mass text messaging to effectively engage underrepresented communities in participatory budgeting (PB).

Participez Nanterre

Bienvenue sur la plateforme participative de la ville de Nanterre! Construisons ensemble une société plus ouverte, transparente et collaborative.

cat-icon Nanterre, France