Thanks to the modern Janecek voting method (D21), we seek solutions most people can agree on.
Multiple votes will better formulate your opinion. When we select single option, we only say one word. Once we can choose more preferences, it feels as if we answered with a whole sentence. By using multiple votes, we also express our willingness to agree with others.
We connect communities and search for agreements within opinion spectrum
The voting game Prezident 21 was our pilot project. On the example of the presidential election, we wanted to show how the Janecek method might work in politics. Each user could distribute up to three plus votes as well as one minus vote. Who won the online “Game of Thrones”? And what other interesting trends appeared in the most popular voting game powered by our method?Read more
The multiple vote method has been applied since year 2014 in the framework of participatory budgeting in New York, Tunisia, Zambia, France and other places across the planet.
Our Indian branch, The Foundation for Community Consensus, further cooperates in spreading our global mission. Local children are using Janecek Method (D21) to divide school budgets.
The team of the Institute H21 involves mathematician, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, researchers, data analysts and experts in communication and marketing. We focus on expanding our unique Method, examine its theoretical anchoring and use in practice.
That is because we believe that when one comes up with something wonderful, they should not keep it to themselves. Especially when such an invention can prevent the division of society or directly contribute to its greater cohesion.
Did you vote in the D21 platform about possibilities of how to deal with Brexit? Complete analysis and results will be published on 30 April on our blog. Meanwhile read more why it is good to vote with multiple votes and how to find a consensus in complex situations.
The Institute H21’s first international intern, Anna Terekhova, an undergraduate business student from the American University of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates), completed her internship programme in October 30.
The first months of 2019 have marked a period of significant change for our Institute. We have merged forces with the civic participation experts from our former sister-company D21, who work with cities, schools and non-profits to give citizens a voice in decision making. Following the merge, we also decided to change our name. Why?