2016 European Local Democracy Week to focus on promoting intercultural dialogue

Written the 08/02/2016

“Living together in culturally diverse societies: respect, dialogue, interaction” will be the theme for the 2016 European Local Democracy Week (ELDW), as approved by the Bureau of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities at its meeting in Paris on 8 February 2016 on a proposal from the ELDW partners. The...
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From 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016

The annual co-ordination meeting of the European Local Democracy Week (ELDW) was held in Paris (France), on 1 February 2016. This meeting brought together the most active cities, European and national associations of the 2015 edition, in order to assess last year’s European Local Democracy Week, exchange of...
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ELDW partners participated to the first Hackathon during the 2015 WFD edition

From 20/11/2015 to 20/11/2015

The first Democracy Innovation Hackathon, organized by "Démocratie Ouverte" in co-operation with the Council of Europe, took place on 20 November during the World Forum for Democracy 2015, dedicated to the theme “Freedom vs control: For a democratic response”.

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More than 180 activities organised during the ELDW 2015

Written the 19/10/2015

From 12 to 18 October, local and regional authorities and their associations across Council of Europe Member States were invited to organise activities within the framework of the European Local Democracy Week, a pan-European initiative created for boosting citizen participation at the grassroots level,...
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60th anniversary of the Europe Prize

Written the 23/06/2015

"Citizen in my city – Citizen in Europe"

From 15/12/2014 to 16/12/2014