Debate on citizen participation in local governance as an essential right to deepen democracy. This session will be an opportunity to debate the current challenges for democracies around the globe and also build alliances to create a global platform on the right to citizen participation in local governance. The Global Charter on the right to citizen participation in local governance will serve as a background for the discussions and will be open for signature.
Citizen participation and local governance
Supporting New Local Governance and Dynamics of Change