Building a participatory city

TV show. The city is the physical environment that facilitates citizen participation. Among the issues in which City Councils may develop actions, some areas are natural ground for direct citizen participation. This is the case of municipal city planning public policies, through which a specific city model is made possible. This model is finally [...]


If you are a member of TPG and your local or regional government has carried out a Best Practice in Citizen Participation, please share it! You can do it by filling out the attached form and sending it to the email address These practices may be presented by their authors/coordinators in future workshops and […]

IV Expert Workshop “Good practices in public participation” – Ecuador towards a Participatory Urbanism

On April 30, 2021, the IV Workshop of Experts on public participation was held, led by the UNED. On this occasion, Arturo Mejía Granizo spoke to us about participatory urbanism in Ecuador. You can see the key questions and the structure of the event by clicking on the following link: Workshop 4 – Ecuador Participatory […]

Testing GovTech Solutions in Citizen Participation

Presentation of the results of the pilot project of the Municipality of Madrid, done with collaboration from Instituto de Empresa, to test the adoption of GovTech solutions in citizen participation. Project Report (Available in English): GovtechCase v2 _EN   Project presentation (Available in Spanish):

II Workshop – Experiences in Citizen Participation

In October 2020, the Municipality of Madrid organised an online workshop to analise online and offline participatory processes, to share experiences and to gather insights. More than 60 other Spanish municipalities attended the workshop. The summary and findings of the workshop can be read in this document (Available in Spanish): Results report II [...]