The official name of the meeting is Kick-off Meeting & Presentation of the Situation of Existing Inter-municipal and Inter-sectoral Actors in Europe.
All project partners are required to be present at the meeting via their representatives and make a presentation introducing their institution and the current situation regarding civic participation in their activities (how citizens might affect their actions in the society, their decision-making processes).
There will be a debate starting at 12:00: Impact of the work of local communities on regional socio-economic development.
EU themes: active citizenship, strengthening of local identity, solidarity, sustainable development.
We also expect contributions to:
Best practices of successful methods to engage different groups of citizens in local policymaking. What can we learn from these examples?
We are looking forward to our meeting!