National Council of Population and Family
The National Council of Population and Family is an advisory and consultative council originally created in 1968 which is still in operation – as of this publication. It was conceived with two primary functions: to carry out census and population statistics and to coordinate with civil society organizations which deal with topics related to family and population in order to elaborate on proposals to the Presidency.
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