VoxPublic

Identity card

VoxPublic is a French association created in 2016. Its goal is to support and accompany citizen initiatives aimed at steering public policy to reduce social injustice, discrimination and corruption. VoxPublic is at the service of civil society actors all across France. VoxPublic acts in citizens’ interest and is totally independent of State institutions and companies.

Objectives

The association’s principal objectives are to:

– Strengthen the capacity of civil society organisations (associations, citizens’ groups, etc.) to carry out effective actions and advocacy campaigns to eliminate discrimination, social injustice and corruption.

– Create a culture for freely sharing strategic resources (directories, methodological tools) amongst civil society actors, and develop a culture in which actors cooperate rather than compete.

– Mobilise the competencies of volunteers and put them to work on common causes.

Modes of action

  • training
  • networking of actors
  • mobilization, rally
  • advocacy, lobbying, influence strategy
  • legal and citizen watch, diffusion of information
  • legal action
  • media actions: pamphlet, opinion paper, campaign
  • development of teaching material
  • meetings, exchanges, assemblies
  • diffusion of best pratices creation of labels
  • development of participatory tools and methods

Target audience

  • organised civil society
  • communities, minorities
  • policy-makers

Thematic areas

  • law and justice
  • education
  • democracy
  • governance
  • tools & methods
  • responsibility
  • citizenship
  • commons
  • research and social innovation