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Democracy and participation | Environment

9 countries – 1 river

Rivers have a message for us: They transcend national borders, make cooperation a necessity to avoid conflict. That’s why 5 journalists from 5 nations along the EU’s grand river Rhine team up – to explore how an amazing endeavour, the In...
Environment | Education

Water compensation for our fashion consumption

Drip by Drip wants to establish the world's first water offset for the fashion industry comparable to carbon offsets in the transportation sector. Water pollution and unequal distribution are increasingly jeopardizing the lives of millio...
Arts and cultural activities | Environment

Dance Europe's transformation

We propose a participatory dance performance at specific places in Europe in order to tell stories about the challenge of planetary boundaries in a diverse culture of acceleration. We create participatory dance-mobs that „every-body“ can...
Environment | Urban development

Answer climate mishap

Do we see the real impacts of climate change in European cities, can we find solutions for them together? Solutions not only from scientists or politicians but from ordinary citizens who also can influence decisions. See and show it lou...
Democracy and participation | Environment

Just transition in coal regions – let’s do it!

Citizens, mine workers, regional development planners, coaches, media representatives, decision makers, innovative entrepreneurs –change makers from coal regions in Germany, Poland, Ukraine and Russia develop in hackathons visions of a j...
Environment | Communities

Empowering Communities through Biogas technology

Our work is to counter centralised and monopolised energy production based on fossil fuels, following the aims of the Paris Agreements and UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG#7). Community biogas empowers citizens to shift the energy p...
Environment | Education

The Selitsa Project

Round about 20% of the land of Europe is declared as a protected area called Natura2000. Sadly, most of this places are still in danger. Human kind hasn`t got the appropriate education yet. We don`t know how to live in and make use of N...
Democracy and participation | Environment

Transformative Blue Skills

The European Agenda for Blue Growth represents a transformation process of the human-ocean-relationship with opportunities and risks to the ocean and cultural identities. Support for the understanding of economic opportunities, cultural ...
Environment | Communities

Eastern European Eco-village Training Network

Rural life – boring? Ecological education – worn-out? Social innovations – overhyped? NO, especially if brought together to focus their transformative power on addresing current crises of migration, climate change, poverty and political...

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