Popular Incentives

Young child suffering from malnutrition in ArgentinaCitizen Power Argentina promoted mass participation of citizenship in two popular initiatives that mobilized more than a million people to pressure the State into creating new legislation, in the first case against corrupt pension privileges in government and in the second case to promote a system of assistance in response to children affected by malnutrition and hunger.  Citizen Power worked with the mass media to promote and engage their citizens to change Argentine laws.

Year of Publication: 2005
Author(s): Maria Batch

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