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 27 May the panel Participatory Budget: Let Citizens Decide will take place

This high-level panel, organized by ICLD and IOPD brings together a group of leading politicians from Sweden, Spain, and

UCLG will organize on April 30th a session on Intermediary Cities and reinventing local democracy

The IOPD is collaborating in this first consultation session in preparation for the 2nd Intermediary Cities

Webinar on participatory budgeting and ecological transition

On April 20 2021, the IOPD hosted a seminar on the contributions of participatory budgeting to climate change adaptation


OCPM 2020 Annual Report

Report on the activities of the Office de Consultation Publique de Montréal in

Online course: How to Engage Immigrants and Refugees in Participatory Budgeting

  Course organized by People Powered in partnership with IOPD and other

Guide to gender mainstreaming in participatory processes


2021-05-14 / 2021-05-20

UCLG Executive Bureau 2021

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2021-05-26 / 2021-05-26

Panel discussion: Participatory budget, let citizens decide

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