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Citizen Scape, Administration Tools


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Citizen Scape, Administration Tools

  1. 1. Administration Tools CitizenScape
  2. 2. Overview of CitizenScape project <ul><li>Part of the EU eParticipation funding line </li></ul><ul><li>CitizenScape </li></ul><ul><li>eParticipation in Legislation Implementation A service </li></ul><ul><ul><li>that will integrate Web 2.0 tools in concrete legislative & decision-making processes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to engage Citizens in the local implementation of EU environmental legislation. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>12 month pilot trial at Local & Regional level </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Most immediately relevant to most citizens </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 regions with very diverse legislative contexts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Italy, Ireland, Slovakia & UK </li></ul></ul></ul>CitizenScape PEC4, Zilina, 1/04/09
  3. 3. Design assumptions <ul><li>People are already participating – just not in the place that we want then to! </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 means that people have a ‘domicile’ online and want content to come to them </li></ul><ul><li>Content already exists – we need to re-use it </li></ul><ul><li>Co-creation means talking with citizens not at them and having shared ownership of the conversation space </li></ul><ul><li>We need to embed the idea of “What next” </li></ul><ul><li>We want to create a sense of people moving from informal to formal – we are social engineering! </li></ul>Interim Review, Brussels, 30th Jan 2009
  4. 4. Core CitizenScape concepts <ul><li>We want to use best of breed tools – hierarchy of borrow, buy, build </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 architecture: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Container – owns the general attributes such as content tags, design, timeline, user management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Three types of widgets within these containers: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Internal: Public-i ‘native’ functionality </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>External read only: Data fed in from other sites </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>External interactive: External sites with which we can interact </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To follow: Two ‘ mobile ’ widgets outsides the container </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Advertising / ‘teaser’ widget </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Independent widget </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>We are also creating a formal offline methodology for engagement </li></ul>Interim Review, Brussels, 30th Jan 2009
  5. 5. Pilot sites <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>Interim Review, Brussels, 30th Jan 2009
  6. 6. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets There are currently 12 different widgets available Internal hosted data External hosted data <ul><li>Text </li></ul><ul><li>Images </li></ul><ul><li>External Text from: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>RSS feed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Discussion board </li></ul></ul><ul><li>External website pages </li></ul><ul><li>Map </li></ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul><ul><li>Video </li></ul><ul><li>Webcast listings </li></ul>
  7. 7. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Pages Adding new pages is simple, Add New Page , then drag to In Use area Each row of the table represents a page of the Citizenscape website Contact Us page now added to site
  8. 8. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Page Layout 3 Column site - 4 Pages
  9. 9. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Page Layout There are 7 different layouts available for each CitizenScape page 1,2 or 3 Columns 2 Rows, with 5 or 6 fixed widgets
  10. 10. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widget Layout Widgets are dragged into position
  11. 11. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets RSS Feeds
  12. 12. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Webcasts
  13. 13. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Blogs
  14. 14. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Viewfinder – Discussion Board
  15. 15. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets ePetitions Individual Petition Summary List of Petitions
  16. 16. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Events Calendar Calendars can be linked and updated by an external Ical calendar - shared by groups
  17. 17. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Map <ul><li>Geotagging functionality </li></ul><ul><li>Add comments on map </li></ul><ul><li>Add images to map </li></ul><ul><li>Add discussion thread to map </li></ul>
  18. 18. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Flickr – linked to external Flickr photostream
  19. 19. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Widgets Videos
  20. 20. CitizenScape Admin Tools – Multilingual All CitizenScape sites can be multilingual Each Widget name & source has foreign language field Change the site language to Italian, the RSS feed will appear in Italian