International Association of Public Participation USA
Thornton, CO, United States
The International Association of Public Participation USA (IAP2 USA) leads, advances, and advocates for best practices in public participation. We envision a country where public participation is deeply embedded and widely applied, and where equitable, efficient, and informed decision-making processes improve the quality of our democracy. IAP2 USA was organized in 2010 as an Affiliate of the global IAP2 Federation. IAP2 USA is a private, nonprofit, membership organization currently serving around 1,000 members – in public agencies, academia, consulting firms, and nonprofits. Our regional chapters provide members with local networking and collaboration opportunities.