22 IOPD Conference

Rio de Janeiro
6-8 November

2023 Award

Participate OIDP


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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IOPD organised a webinar for the International Day of Democracy 2023

On 15 September 2023, for the International Day of Democracy, the IOPD organised the webinar Local and regional governments

Call to host the 24th IOPD Conference in 2025

The city that agrees to host the 24th IOPD Conference will also be appointed President of the IOPD for 2025 and Co-President

IOPD Interview: Municipality of Iztapalapa (Mexico City)

The IOPD organised its 19th Conference in Iztapalapa in


Building Citizenship from Childhood to Youth in Puente Genil
Culture is Integral to a Resilient and Sustainable City in Ramallah
Buenos Aires: Plan de Futuro (Plan for the Future)


2023-10-18 / 2023-10-20
Barcelona online

Decidim Fest 2023

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2023-11-06 / 2023-11-08
Rio de Janeiro Brazil

22nd IOPD Conference

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