With the Amendments feature any participant can edit the text of a proposal and a “sub-proposal” will be created as an amendment. This amendment may gather endorsements and supports. The author of the original proposal may accept or reject the amendment. If it’s rejected, the author of the amendment may convert it into a new proposal.
Add filter by type functionality to Amendments on proposals. #4567
Add version control functionality to Amendments on proposals. #4567
Add polymorphic Amendment feature that can be activated in the proposal component with these working functionalities: create/withdraw/accept amendments. #3985
Add reject/promote amendments functionalities into Amendment feature. #3986
Contextual Help System
Decidim includes now a configurable contextual help system to guide participants in the use and understanding of the platform.
On one side, the "More information" section is now called "Help" and there you can create different pages grouped by topics. There are some texts poulated by default and they can be modified and customized from the admin interface.
On the other side, in the header of each participation space a collapsible banner is shown with a brief explanation of it.
When a participant registers for the first time she receives a welcome notification with links to the help pages.
Ability to send a welcome notification to new users #4432
Ability to specify contextual help to participatory spaces #4470
Default pages and contextual help when creating organizations #4541
User centered website experience
To enhance the participant's experience on the platform, she has now options to choose the topics that interest her and be informed about them. There is also a new tab “Activity” where she can monitor her own activity within the platform..
Online and offline verification by ID document #4573
Online: the user uploads a picture of their document and fills the document type and number. The admin receives the submission, sees the picture and fills the document type and number. If both submissions match, the user is verified.
Offline: The user doesn't upload any picture, only fills the document type and number. Then visits the admin. The admin needs to fill the user email, document type and number. If all data match, the user is verified.
User groups verification by uploading a CSV file #4613