Comprehensive Development Plan for Indigenous Peoples in Panama
The Comprehensive Development Plan for Indigenous Peoples in Panama aims to foster an intercultural dialogue between government institutions and representatives of the country's indigenous peoples and strengthen national democratic governance by responding to the demands of inclusion, citizenship and recognition of their cultural and collective rights. Some of the most relevant components of the project are the elaboration of human development plans for indigenous peoples, with the participation of relevant stakeholders and the creation of spaces for deliberation.
Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?
Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?
Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?
Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?
Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?
Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?
- only backed by a governmental program or policy
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- citizens civil society
- democratic innovation yields a non-binding decision