Participatory Meeting with local authorities – Coast of Malaga, 21st March 2017

A participatory meeting with local authorities was held on the Coast of Malaga on 21st March 2017. The main aims of this meeting were:

  • to inform and update local authorities’ representatives on the European and national provisions concerning political rights of mobile EU citizens
  • raise their general awareness on this issue
  • to identify innovative ways to inform and to promote voting rights in their municipalities.

Participants: Local authorities and staff of the Demographic Services and Electoral Offices of thirteen municipalities of the Coast of Huelva with high percentage of citizens from other EU countries: Alcaucín, Algarrobo, Benamargosa, Casares, Comares, Cómpeta, Estepona, Frigiliana, Júzcar, Málaga, Mijas, Monda, Riogordo.