This award honors local public policies in Latin American and the Caribbean that advance social change toward equlity, diversity and non-discrimination in cities.

The Construir Igualdad award is an initiative aimed at honoring public policies designed and implemented by local governments in Latin America and the Caribbean that stand out for promoting and advancing social transformation in favor of inclusion and non-discrimination.

In this new edition, three different categories will be evaluated, according to the population in the city:

  • More than 1 million inhabitants

  • Between 100,000 and 1 million inhabitants
  • Cities with fewer than 100,000 inhabitants

For each of the categories, a panel will chose a winning policy.

The call closed on August 26.