Widening EMPATIA's network to the ultra-periferal areas of Europe


Lagoa is a city located in the Island of São Miguel (Azores Islands, 9.000 inhabitants). In total, the municipality has 14.442 inhabitants in an area of 45,6 km2. Since 2016, the city council developed a participatory budgeting process for youths aged from 12 to 30 years old. For the second year of the Lagoa Youth PB Lagoa Municipality requested the help of EMPATIA platform for improving the local participatory process.

See how EMPATIA's tools work in Lagoa: https://lagoa.empatia-project.eu/