E-participation describes the utilization of ICT means and social media in order to furtherdevelop citizen participation in the information society. Especially the youth is usingrespective applications and platforms quite naturally for communication and interaction.In an ongoing e-participation pilot project in a Swiss municipality an e-participationplatform has been developed. After presenting a general overview of the topic the projectincluding its initial situation as well as lessons learned are being presented.
Zimmermann, Hans-Dieter, "Youth e-participation: Lessons Learned from an Ongoing Project in Switzerland" (2016). BLED 2016 Proceedings. 5.