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Webinar 4 – Municipal youth dialogue: Make it work, make a change!

Local municipal authorities can involve young people to influence the local decisions. Managing the two diverese sides of the dialogue is challenging, but NOT impossible.

This webinar is one of the four online activities that the Democracy Reloading Partnership is organising on the basis of its online Toolkit. Each webinar is focusing on one of the 4 key competences for municipality staff. This fourth webinar will focus on “Managing youth participation in decision-making and validating its impact.

During this webinar we will look into what youth policy officers can do to manage the process of dialogue, cooperation and co-decision between youth representatives and the local municipal authority.

Questions that will be elaborated during the webinar:

  • How can we manage the dielaoge beween so different cultures as the municipal authority and the local youth?
  • How to ensure that everybody is on board and how to build an optimal stakeholder group?
  • How ensure impact and how to show this impacty to the wider local public?



Facilitators: Mr Aly Sassi (Belgium, DR Expert), Ms Filipa Pereira (Portugal, DR Expert)

The webinar will take place from 15.30 – 17.30 Central European Time, on Wednesday, 22nd November 2023.

We advise you to watch the introductory video and register free to have access to the Toolkit before the Webinar here:




Application deadline (24h UTC): 19th November 2023