- Promotion and defence of public participation and engagement
- Disclosure of information to the public.
- Protection of democratic and deliberative processes, containment of executive power.
- Maintenance of freedom of organisation and expression, protection of the open society and open government.
The 2012 ECO Conference contains a session on the issues of public participation and open government.
Results of the June 2016 survey are now in draft form and will be released in October 2016.