20th IOPD Conference

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 for proposals for the IOPD 2022 Conference

The IOPD technical secretariat and the City of Grenoble invite its members and organizations interested in participatory

Registration is open to form part of the working groups for the development of indicators of participatory democracy

Different groups will advance in the design of the indicators

Barcelona promotes child participation

The Barcelona City Council's citizen participation team explains how children's participation is promoted in the


Planning and Transforming Iztapalapa
Roma Decide: administration and citizenship united in decisions
Virtual initiatives to guarantee citizen participation in the framework of the pandemic generated by COVID 19 in the municipality of Chí­a


2022-05-19 / 2022-05-19

Adopting the Smart City Accessible ICT Public Procurement Model Policy

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

2022 Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy

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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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