Beyond the Ballot Box

The Democracy Box publish new research revealing how to open up democratic participation in the UK.

Author: Yvonne Murphy, Omidaze Productions

This report details 4 years of research and development with over 12,000 people and evidences barriers to UK democratic participation and 3 tried and tested possible solutions.

The report explains how our democracy works and how things fit together so people can be heard, contribute and influence our democracy year-round.

There are lots of ways people can get involved in democracy: 

Rather than simply focusing on getting people to turn out to vote the evidence from this research suggests that there will be a significant increase across all forms of democratic engagement and participation, including voter turnout, if people are given the right support and information.

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The publisher is Omidaze Productions. The Democracy Box Beyond the Ballot Box © Yvonne Murphy, Omidaze Productions 2023.

Paper | 07.06.24

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