Preparation and monitoring of the Palencia Strategic Plan 2012-2020 based on citizen participation.
This experience was presented as candidate for the IOPD Award for Best Practices in Citizen Participation 2015
The City of Palencia began in 2011 a process of strategic planning in order to establish a "roadmap" to define the future of the city in a realistic and efficient way. To achieve that mission it was put into operation a management tool, evolving and improving, which would integrate the opinion of the Palencia society (citizens, businesses, social organizations, etc.) in the city government effectively and operational .