Citizen Participation and Climate Action

19th IOPD conference



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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On International Women's Day 2021 we call for the effective participation of women in public affairs

Women mayors and councilors of the IOPD claim in this 8-M the feminist struggle and the struggle for effective equality in

The IOPD hosts a series of webinars on the role of participatory budgeting in the ecological transition

In coordination with IOPD Africa and Yves Cabannes, Professor Emeritus of the University of London, IOPD is organizing a

The call for the 2021 IOPD Award is now open

Submit your proposals via email until 30 April


Guide to gender mainstreaming in participatory processes

Online course How to start a climate assembly

Course organized by People Powered in partnership with IOPD and other

IOPD 2020 Management Report