20th IOPD Conference

October 20, 21, 22 2021

Virtual sessions
November 29 - December2 2021

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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Call to host the IOPD Conference in 2023

The city that organizes the conference will also hold the co-presidency of the network in 2023 and

The IOPD participated in the 2nd World Forum of Intermediary Cities

IOPD has taken part in the World Forum of Intermediary Cities organized by UCLG and the City of Küthaya as facilitator

Berliners voted in favor to expropriate big landlords in referendum

On Sunday 26 September 2021, a non-binding referendum was held after the citizen's initiative DW und Co. Enteignen'


Youth Participation Good Practices

Greening cities through Participatory Budgeting: Answers to climate change from Lisbon, Portugal and Molina de Segura, Spain

This book provides tools and practical answers to implement climate-sensitive participating budgeting [PB] and is aimed

Citizens' Assembly on the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan

This report has been published by the members of the Citizens’


2021-10-20 / 2021-10-22
Barcelona online

Decidim Fest 21: Democracy, Technology and Global Justice

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2021-10-20 / 2021-10-22
Cocody Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire

20th IOPD Conference

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2021-11-29 / 2021-12-02

20th IOPD conference - Virtual sessions

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