21 IOPD Conference Grenoble, 7-10 December 2022

Citizen Participation and Climate Action



The International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) is a space open to all cities in the world and all associations, organizations and research centers interested in learning about, exchanging impressions and applying experiences of participatory democracy on a local scale with the aim of deepening the roots of democracy in municipal government.

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Definitive list of finalist candidatures for the 16th IOPD Award

The jury of the IOPD Award has selected a number of nominations which, together with those with the highest number of votes

Grenoble organizes the 48 hours of Cities in Transition - New Urban Proximities

On September 14 and 15, 2022 Grenoble will host 48 hours of Cities in Transition, as part of the European Green

Barcelona adopts new citizen participation regulations that update direct democracy mechanisms

The new Barcelona Citizen Participation Regulation urges the Municipality to promote channels and instruments that


My City, My Future
Participatory Process of Praça do Martim Moniz in Lisboa
ATR Participatory Projects: For more Autonomy, Territoriality and Youth Networks


2022-09-21 / 2022-09-25
Lucerne Switzerland

2022 Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy

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2022-09-28 / 2022-09-28
Glasgow online

The Scottish Participatory Budgeting Conference 2022

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2022-10-10 / 2022-10-14
Daejeon South Korea

UCLG 7th World Congress and Summit of Local and Regional Leaders

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