Parallel online sessions of the residential Democracy Reloading Stakeholder Conference taking place at the same time in Portimáo, Portugal.

*These online sessions are designed for those who could not travel to the event.

The online sessions are designed so that the participants can follow the Stakeholder Conference through online streaming and at some moments there will be specific online workshops with the same focus as in the Conference. In some moments we will also try to connect the offline Conference participants with the online participants.


9.00 Introducing the programme, get to know each other for the online participants (interactive)

9.30 Official opening of the Conference (online streaming from Portimáo)

10.00 Youth, Democracy, Municiplity – Keynote speech by Dan Moxon, UK (online streaming)

10.30 – 11.30 Panel discussion “Challenges and Support: Municipalities engaging youth in democratic participation” with European organisations (online streaming)

14.30-16.30 Democracy Reloading Workshop: Introducing the Toolkit and the activities of the Partnership (interactive online session where participants can try the Toolkit and also discuss its potentials)

16.30 Presenting the outcomes of the Workshop to the Conference (interactive session with Conference participants in Portimáo)


9.30 – 12.30 Online streaming of 4 selected good practice workshops of the Conference

14.30 – 15.30 What do municipalities need to further develop democratic youth participation / engaging young people in municipal decision-making (online streaiming of the panel discussion with representatives of municipalities, interaction of the online participants)

16.00 -17.00 Future plans and closing (online streaiming)

Dates: 27-28 October 2021

Application Deadline: 21 October 2021

More information as well as the online application form can be found at