Decidim

Features

For democratic organizations and collectives of any size and kind.

You can use Decidim in a public or private organisation, with hundreds or thousands of potential participants, such as a city council, an association, a university, an NGO, a trade union, a neighbourhood association or a cooperative...

Thanks to Decidim you will be able to configure spaces for participation (initiatives, assemblies, processes or consultations) and enrich them through the multiple available components (face-to-face meetings, surveys, proposals, voting, follow-up of results, comments and many more).

Räume für die Teilnahme

Beteiligungsprozesse

Beteiligungsprozesse To democratize common issues, step by step

Prozesse sind ein Raum, der das Erstellen, Aktivieren/Deaktivieren und Verwalten verschiedener partizipatorischer Prozesse ermöglicht. Diese unterscheiden sich von anderen Räumen, indem sie in verschiedenen Phasen strukturiert werden, in denen alle Komponenten integriert werden können. Beispiele für partizipatorische Prozesse sind: ein Wahlprozess für Mitglieder eines Ausschusses, partizipative Budgetierung, ein strategischer Planungsprozess. das gemeinsame Schreiben einer Regulierung oder Norm, die Gestaltung eines städtischen Raumes oder die Erstellung eines öffentlichen Politikplans.

Gremien

Gremien The power of collective self-organization

Makes it possible to set up decision-making bodies or groups (councils, working groups, commissions, etc.) that meet regularly, detailing their composition, listing and geolocating their meetings. It allows participation in them, for example, attending in person or online, adding issues to the agenda, or commenting on the proposals and decisions taken by that body.

Votings

Votings The right to decide with all democratic guarantees

Makes it possible to coordinate referendums, trigger discussions and debates, get voting results published and connect to a secure e-voting system.

Initiativen

Initiativen Setting everyone's agenda, within everyone's reach

Participants can create collaborative initiatives, define their path and goals, gather endorsements, discuss, debate and disseminate initiatives, set meeting points where signatures can be collected from attendees or debates open to other members of the organisation.

Komponenten

Vorschläge

Your ideas in detail

Create a proposal using a creation wizard, compare it with the existing ones, publish it on the platform and include additional information such as geolocation or attached documents and images. This component also allows you to navigate, filter and interact with a set of proposals. In addition, with the proposal-incubator you can create collaborative proposals.

Abstimmungen

Decide your choice

Offers organisations the possibility of activating different voting or support systems around proposals: unlimited, limited to a given threshold, weighted, cost-based, etc. Backed by secure and encrypted e-voting technology.

Ergebnisse

No proposal without an answer

Turn proposals into results and give official responses concerning their acceptance or rejection, merging various proposals into a single result.

Rechenschaftspflicht

End-to-end transparency

It offers the possibility to subdivide results into projects, to define and apply progress states around their implementation, as well as to show the degree of achievement of results grouped by categories and scopes.

Treffen

To meet and not miss anything

Die Versammlungskomponente bietet Organisationen und Teilnehmern die Möglichkeit, Meetings einzuberufen, ihren Ort und ihre Zeit zu bestimmen die Teilnehmer registrieren und begrenzen, die Struktur und den Inhalt der Sitzung sowie die Veröffentlichung der Protokolle und die daraus resultierenden Vorschläge definieren.

Partizipative Texte

To analyze, synthesize, and build in common

Can be used to convert long text documents into several proposals or results and, vice versa, to compose and display a unified text based on a collection of proposals or results.

Konferenz

Wo große Events uraufgeführt werden

Create a website for a big event. Unify the program by joining up a series predefined meetings (chats, workshops, etc.), and manage attendees.

Umfragen

Weil die Meinung deiner Gemeinschaft wichtig ist

Design and publish surveys. Display and download results.

Sortierung

Gleichheit und Gerechtigkeit der Zufälligkeit

Allows to select a number of proposals (e.g. candidates for a jury) with random, yet reproducible, procedures that guarantees non-biased and uniform distributions.

Kommentare

Aufbau einer kollektiven Intelligenz

Enables users to add comments, to value them in favour, against or neutral, vote them, answer and receive notifications about responses.

Seiten und Blogs

Deine Community, informiert und aktuell

Create informative pages with rich text formatting, embedded pictures and videos. The blog component makes possible the creation of posts or news, and to navigate them chronologically.

Benachrichtigungen

Personalised information on interesting content

Decidim enables you to track any space or component so that you can receive updates whenever they happen.

Newsletter

Einfach, aber leistungsstark

Send emails to everyone registered in the platform or to those who participate in a specific space.

Module

Grow beyond the default components. The Decidim community has developed hundreds of modules to expand the platform beyond the basics and cater to your needs even better.

Explore the modules
Häufig gestellte Fragen
What can a Decidim administrator do?

Easily configure participatory processes Do you want to make a strategic plan? Or discuss new regulations? Or discuss a new square or a public building to achieve the common good? Thanks to Decidim you will be able to configure participation spaces (initiatives, assemblies, processes or consultations) and enrich them through the multiple available components (face-to-face meetings, surveys, proposals, voting, follow-up of results, comments and many more).

I have ideas for new improvement features. I want to have a better understanding of the project. What can I do?

You can collaborate in multiple ways. One of them is through the Metadecidim community. If you want to propose new features, go here. If you have detected errors and want to notify them, go to this process. If you want to actively participate in the Metadecidim community, you can attend Community Meetings. Register as a participant of the community and participate with us. If your thing is the code, come to Github. If you are a researcher, you might be interested in coming to the LAB Metadecidim Seminars.

What are the differences with Consul Project / Decide Madrid?

There are many differences: features, flexibility, architecture, modularity, etc. We have published a post to try to answer this question.

Do you have a Demo? I want to use Decidim now, without installing it, to see how it works.

Yes, we have an online demo.

Try Online — Spielen Sie mit unserer Online-Demo herum und erkunden Sie die Decidim Plattform. Online-Demo