In various steps of the FUPOL process model, the acquisition of information and the generation of knowledge play an essential role. The web provides increasing and rising knowledge repositories that enables for example to validate hypothesis for experts, or explores options. The FUPOL Knowledge Database stores multimedia documents and links them to campaigns and political topics, providing context related information to the user”.
It enables a user to search for knowledge in different external (web) data and internal (FUPOL) sources and combines visualizations in visual cockpit metaphor for various policy tasks. A user is able to view on web-knowledge to validate for example an identified policy problem and gather related implicit information.
Solution for Policy Making Tasks
- 1.2.1 Objective Validation
- 2.1.1 Definitions of Values and Goals
- 2.1.2 Collection of Evidence and Knowledge from Range of Sources
- 2.2.1 Development of a Range of Options
- 2.2.3 Analysis of Options
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