Participatory Meeting with local authorities – Madrid, 28th June 2017


A participatory meeting with local authorities was held in Madrid on 28th June 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 of Parla, Coslada and Leganés, three cities with high percentages of EU movers.

In order to organize this participatory meeting,  MPDL had preparatory meetings with each municipality involved: Coslada (06/06/2016), Leganés (13/06/2016), Parla (14/06/2016).