There is a critical discrepancy between the pace of the globalization of the economy and how the civil society organizes and structures itself in response to related challenges, be they societal or environmental. Sociologists talk about a crisis of confidence in civil society relating to democratic and market processes. How these interact can be seen in at least two dimensions:
The peer group project provides a room to reflect on innovative models of democratic participation with the goal to tackle mistrust by citizens and consumers in regulatory processes.
The peer group can explore the development of Company X and develop propositions on: