Strategic Planning Council (CABA)

The Strategic Planning Council (CABA) is a multisectorial and consultative space, of which the objective is to propose Strategic Plans of the City of Buenos Aires, agreed upon by the various civil society organizations that comprise it. It seeks to provide fundamentals for the preparation of public policies for the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires. The Council is comprised of all social organizations representing labor, production, religious, cultural, educational, political parties, as well as other institutions and civil society organizations that are interested in integrating it and that meet the necessary requirements. They designate representatives that are organized in the various aspects that make up the body: physical, economic, social, institutional, metropolitan, gender and disability, as well as the team in charge of training courses, seminars and training, and the Executive Committee.

Institutional design


Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?

Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?

Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?

Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?

Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?

Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?

embedded in the constitution/legislation 
Mode of selection of participants
Type of participants
civil society  
democratic innovation yields a non-binding decision  


  • Deliberation
  • Direct Voting
  • E-Participation
  • Citizen Representation


  • Accountability
  • Responsiveness
  • Rule of Law
  • Political Inclusion
  • Social Equality

Policy cycle

Agenda setting
Formulation and decision-making
Policy Evaluation


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