Matola (Mozambique) is a city in the Maputo province with around 900,000 inhabitants. It has had an elected local government since 1998.
The IOPD Distinction Best Practice in Citizen Participation seeks to recognize innovative experiences in the field of participatory democracy, coordinated by local governments, which may be susceptible to reply.
By Alessa Bennaton, Project of improving the capacities of Local Authorities and associations
As part of UNV’s effort in the framework of the post-2015 process, UNV presents a concrete opportunity for civil society and youth in particular to speak up their voices.