The IOPD took part in the UCLG World Council 2018

The General Secretary of the IOPD Fernando Pindado has participated in the UCLG World Council 2018


Our General Secretary Fernando Pindado Sanchez has participated on November 6th in the World Council of United Cities and Local Governments that took place in Madrid in the framework of the 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace in Madrid.

The IOPD promotes local democracy as a pillar in the agenda of local governments

The Madrid World Forum on Urban Violence is a meeting place for local leaders, international organisations and networks, the academic world, NGOs and civil society. Its purpose is to open a joint process of debate, reflection and construction of common solutions that foster urban environments capable of eliminating all expressions of violence.

This debates are a unique opportunity to highlight successful efforts by UCLG membership to achieve the global agendas and consolidate the message of peace and coexistence at the international level.