Municipal Councils of Sports
The Municipal Councils of Sport and Leisure aim at formulating public policies and implementing actions that strengthen sport and leisure activities in Brazilian municipalities. Their main responsibilities are to: develop studies, projects, discussions and research related to the situation of sport and leisure activities in each municipality; collaborate with other municipal organs in planning actions linked to gymnastics, recreational and sports projects; analyze proposals and suggestions expressed by society; and share their opinion about complaints which relate to programs, competitions and cultural events of the city.
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
- civil society
- democratic innovation yields a non-binding decision