A map against inequality

‘Atlas Madrid’ is a project whose purpose is to map Madrid’s initiatives by groups of people who work together to build a city that is liveable, sustainable, inclusive and open to citizen participation. The project will unveil its new map at the 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace, to […]

Alerta Discriminación: Discrimination alert app to report racist or xenophobic situations

A new app created by the organisation Red Acoge enables users to report forms of discrimination they have suffered or just witnessed. ‘Alerta Discriminación’ is one of the experiences you can learn about at the 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace, to be held in Matadero Madrid from 5 […]

Consulta el programa completo del II Foro Mundial sobre Violencias Urbanas y Educación para la Convivencia y la Paz

Ya está disponible el programa completo del II Foro Mundial sobre Violencias Urbanas y Educación para la Convivencia y la Paz. Del 5 al 8 de noviembre, Madrid volverá a convertirse en la capital mundial de la paz con un calendario de actividades cargado de análisis, reflexión, debate y cultura a través del cual se […]

Preview of speakers at the 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence: Nobel laureates, YouTubers, activists, scholars, local authorities, and more

Madrid, 24 October 2018. The 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace, to be held from 5 to 8 November, will gather leading figures in the development of a better world from a variety of standpoints and perspectives. Participants include Nobel laureates like Ouided Bouchamaoui, city authorities like Ada Colau […]

11th Ibero-American Forum of Local Governments to gather more than 20 cities and major municipality networks

Madrid, 23 October. On 7 November, Madrid is hosting the 11th Ibero-American Forum of Local Governments. More than 20 cities have already confirmed their participation, as well as the main municipality networks in the region. This forum will be the prelude to the 26th Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Government, to be held […]

Challenging racist clichés in Madrid districts

A network of ‘anti-rumour’ agents is devoted to responding to racist comments, which normally lead to discrimination against migrants. ‘Challenging racist clichés’ is one of the experiences you will be able to learn about in Panel 7 on racism and xenophobia at the 2nd World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace, […]

Manuela Carmena, Johnny Araya and Rita Maestre to deliver 2nd UCCI Graphic Novel Award on 6 November

Madrid, 23 October 2018. On 6 November at 11am, the Sala Taller at Matadero Madrid (Paseo de la Chopera, 14, 28045) is playing host to the 2nd Graphic Novel Award ceremony, organised by the Union of Ibero-American Capital Cities (UCCI), the City of Madrid and Sexto Piso Editorial. The award will be given by Manuela […]

Pre-registration and reception of proposals is now open

The pre-registration is now open for the World Forum on Urban Violence. Madrid will host this event where people from around the world want to contribute to the process of transforming cities into spaces of peace and harmonious co-existence. Sign up and find out how you can take part.

Pre-registration is open until 15 September 24 September