List of petitioning websites
Features are not yet researched, like: multilingual? Legal framework? Sign with e-mail, ID, social media account? Petitions received by authority? Moderated? Support? Campaigns? Neutral? How in wikipedia? B2B, B2C? Since when?
Petitioning websites with a mandate from the executive branche of the government. Which means they plug can be pulled by a new government.
- Manaballs in Latvia
- HM Government e-petitions, at Downing Street 10 in the UK
- We The People, at the White House in the USA
- Petitionen, at the Deutsche Bundestag in Germany
- Petitions Committee, at the Scottish Parliament in Scotland
A handful or perhaps a few dozen citizens that scrape together funds with small donations from citizens and or with subsidies from a larger NGO or a (local) government. Usually the website is a small NGO itself.
- Axci, in Liessel, Brabant, the Netherlands
- 38 Degrees in London, UK
- OpenPetition by openPetition gemeinnützigen GmbH in Berlin, Germany
- Petities.nl by Stichting Petities.nl in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
- Petitie.be by Democratie.nu in Pellenberg, Belgium
- Petitsioon by National Property Owners Association in Estonia
- Avaaz.org, by Avaaz in New York, USA. Some notes about Avaaz.org
- Addup.org, Sierra Club in San Francisco, USA
- WeMove, by We Move in Europe
- Petitiestarter, by Greenpeace in the Netherlands
- CitizensGO, by HazteOir in Madrid, Spain
- Sum of US, 30+ staff, virtual, New York/San Francisco in USA and on GitHub
- MoveOn.org, 40+ staff, virtual, MoveOn.org Civic Action is a 501(c)(4) organization
Financed with advertising and or selling data or other services to professional clients. Sometimes an IT-company hosts a petitioning website as a (loss making) side project, sponsoring the costs and decorated with some modest advertising.
- Petitions24.com in Oulu, Finland
- Mes Opinions.com, Villeneuve d'Ascq (Lille), France
- Change.org, Delaware, USA
- Causes, USA
- Care2, Redwood City, California, USA
- PoliCat, webvariants GmbH & Co. KG, Magdeburg, Germany
- StandUnited, Intermarkets Inc. in Reston, Virginia, USA
- Petitie24, webdiensten24.nl, the Netherlands