“Datea” is a digital platform for the dissemination of useful information to and from the community on a wide variety of topics. It operates based on crowdsourcing comments, photos, links or themes ("initiatives") that pose problems and gather collective solutions through interacting and identifying things about the territory (with maps and geolocation tools). Some popular uses are Delinquency Maps or Fruit Tree Maps in public spaces, for example.
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?
- not backed by constitution nor legislation, nor by any governmental policy or program
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- democratic innovation yields no decision