Workshop 21: How to create a participatory municipalist candidacy (ES)

  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • LanguageES

Participation is at the core of municipalism. This workshop will teach you how to set up neighbourhood assemblies, how to draw up a participatory manifesto and a code of ethics, how to combine online with face-to-face participation mechanisms and how to organize internal and primary elections.

Roberto Andres, MUITAS pela Cidade que Queremos, Belo Horizonte
Laura Bergés, Comú de Lleida, Lleida
Raül Sancho, Barcelona en Comú, Barcelona
Elisabet Sánchez, Vilaseca en Comú, Vilaseca

Workshop 10: Municipalism for Dummies

  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • Capacity40
  • LanguageEN

New to municipalism? In this workshop we’ll explore the history and theory of municipalism, as well as its advantages compared to other political strategies. We’ll also introduce you to some of the municipal movements transforming their towns and cities around the world.

Elisenda Alamany
, Councilor for Decidim Castellar
Beppe Caccia, Venezia in Comune
Ana Méndez de Andés, Ahora Madrid

Policy roundtable 17: Radical democracy in the city council

  • 12:30 - 14:30
  • Capacity60
  • LanguageEN

Debate on the challenges, limits and opportunities of participatory procedures to develop real democracy at the local level.


Elvira Vallés, Zaragoza City Council
Bernardo Gutiérrez, MediaLab Prado, Madrid
Gala Pin, Councilor for Participation and Districts, Barcelona City Council
Brad Lander, Deputy Leader for Policy, New York City Council
Áurea Carolina de Freitas, Councilor, Belo Horizonte City Council