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The 2015 edition of the European Local Democracy Week

From 12/10/2015 to 18/10/2015

The ELDW 2015 will officially take place between 12 and 18 October. The theme “Living together in multicultural societies: respect, dialogue, interaction” for this year’s Week of Local Democracy has been chosen to reflect on the terrorist attacks in several European cities earlier in 2015, and the current...
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Call for online registration to the ELDW 2015 (12-18 October)

From 02/10/2015 to 09/10/2015

Since 2007, more than 1000 cities, regions and their associations across the 47 Council of Europe Member States have celebrated the European Week of Local Democracy (ELDW) – an annual event created for boosting citizen participation at local and regional level, co-ordinated by the Congress of Local and Regional...
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ELDW at the World Forum for Democracy 2015 – participatory democracy workshop

From 18/11/2015 to 20/11/2015

In the framework of the World Forum for Democracy 2015 (Strasbourg, 18-20 November), a Democracy Innovation Hackathon (participatory democracy workshop) will take place, with the aim of designing a Participatory Democracy Incubator. Two of the ELDW “12 Star” cities, Falun (SE) and Katowice (PL) were also...
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Grant opportunity for building active citizenship made available by ALDA!

Written the 04/09/2015

Local authorities and civil society organisations from Belgium, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Luxembourg, Slovakia and the Netherlands are offered an extraordinary opportunity by the European Association for Local Democracy. ALDA opened a call for proposals for related activities and events...
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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