Closing Ceremony

Closing Ceremony

  • Eduardo Paes - Mayor of Rio de Janeiro and President of the IOPD

  • Márcio Macedo - Chief Minister of the General Secretariat of the Presidency of the Republic of Brazil

  • José Manuel Ribeiro - Mayor of Valongo (Portugal)


Keynote Speech

  • Tatiana Roque - Secretary of Science and Technology at Rio de Janeiro City Council(How can innovation and technology strengthen and encourage participatory democracy?) 


Panel Discussion: What is the future of participatory democracy? Moderator: Camila Pontual

  • Patrus Ananias - Federal Deputy

  • Aspásia Camargo - Politician and Sociologist

  • Pedro Abramovay - Vice President of Programs, Open Society

Reading of the Final Declaration (Sinara Rúbia)

IED CREDITS Rio - IOPD 2023 Logo/Seal

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