In an interview following the first meeting of Reflection Group of the Congress on the European Local Democracy Week (ELDW) held on 27 March 2018, Thematic Spokesperson on ELDW Gaye Doganoglu (Turkey, EPP/CCE), reaffirmed the commitment to give this pan-European initiative a new momentum.
Local and regional authorities and their associations across Europe and beyond are invited to celebrate the 11th editon the European Local Democracy Week (ELDW), officially held from 15 to 21 October 2018, under the same theme “Citizen participation, consultation and commitment: for a thriving local...
The Reflection Group on the European local democracy week (ELDW) met on 27 March 2018, in Strasbourg. This first meeting was the occasion to launch discussions on a new strategy to advance this pan-European initiative.
The annual coordination meeting of the European Local Democracy Week was held on 5 February in Paris. Forty-five participants from participating cities from 6 countries (France, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Turkey and Ukraine) and national associations of local authorities was on hand to evaluate the 2017 edition of ELDW on the occasion of the...
Local councilors and officials in Iceland share their experience on citizen participation mechanisms
Learning to Live Together – A Conference on the Future of Citizenship and Human Rights Education in Europe
Theme of the ELDW 2017: “Citizen participation, consultation and commitment: for a thriving local democracy”
23 partners from 11 countries represented at the annual co-ordination meeting of the European Local Democracy Week
Hanno Pevkur on the ELDW 2016 : “ Identifying ways to promote cultural diversity as richness and not a threat is crucial ”
“Citizen participation, power sharing and providing space for interaction are essential for successful local policies”, says Andreas Kiefer