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COVID 19 special: resources for cities and local governments

The International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) is an international network open to all cities, organizations and research centers interested in learning about, exchanging and applying experiences of participatory democracy at the local level. [ + info ]

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Call to join the jury of the 14th IOPD Award

Interested experts are invited to communicate their willingness to join the jury before 21st ...

UCLG presents its Decalogue for the COVID-19 aftermath

The pandemic has put a magnifying glass on the shortcomings we were already aware of. UCLG is looking ahead by developing a ...

case studies

Approach and digital control, your city, your City Council

This experience was presented as candidate for the IOPD Award for Best Practices in Citizen Participation ...

Comprehensive Reform of Municipal Service System in Kazan, Russia

The executive comittee of Kazan presented its experience of reforming the public administration system and is part of the ...


At present IOPD membership is made up of cities of 102 countries around the world.

IOPD receives two kinds of members. Local or regional governments that join IOPD are registered as associate members. On the other side universities, research centres and associations are welcomed as collaborating members.


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