Participatory democracy at local level: How and why participate in local self-governance?


The Manual encompasses clarifications on the  substance and contents of democratic 
governance at local level, presentation of European values of local self-governance, the 
importance of civic participation in local self-government, the structural setup of its 
implementation, objectives, benefits issues arising and impediments in application of the 
inherent policies, as well as presentation of the experiences of civil participation in 
Armenia and selected European countries.