Definitions for "E-democracy"
E-democracy is a generic term for all democratic activity that is conducted using ICT. It can be usefully divided into three elements: e-voting, e-campaigning and e-participation. (see separate definitions)
e-democracy: harnessing the power of new technology (digital communications media) to encourage citizen participation in decision making between election times. (Based on the UK e-Democracy National Project definition)
E-democracy involves citizen participation in politics, government issues and policy development through electronic technologies and the Internet