The European Association for Local Democracy – FRANCE

ALDA is a non-governmental organization dedicated to the promotion of good local governance, namely through the empowerment of civil society and the promotion of active citizenship. It works across Europe (28 EU member states), in the Balkans and in recent years, in the South Caucasus and North Africa. In the framework of promoting good governance and citizens participation at local level, ALDA focuses on various themes, such as European integration, civic initiatives, youth involvement, human rights, immigration, equal opportunities, sustainable economic development and volunteering.

ALDA is a membership based organization gathering more than 190 members (including Local Authorities, CSOs, youth associations, Universities) from more than 30 countries.

ALDA is funded through membership fees and project funding from the European Commission (Europe for Citizens and ERASMUS + among the others), the Council of Europe and other public and private donors.

Office in Vicenza
Viale Milano 66 – 36100 Vicenza – Italy
Phone: +39 04 44 54 01 46


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