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Democracy and participation | Urban development

Incubator for Participatory Democracy in Europe

Across Europe, cities are experimenting with participatory democracy, in budgeting, in planning and in city services. Too often, those experiments are small-scale, disconnected and fail to transition from experiment to mainstream. The In...
Social inclusion | Urban development

astronomy-rules for +democracy & world-wide-wealth

Paradise on Earth – an astronomy approach. In 100 years: 1% firms survive – vs 99,999…% stars. I invented the time- & space- formulas and applied astronomy-rules on economy and politics. I used: 1. Star-Birth-Energy: as LWB (Lifetime-Wor...
Environment | Urban development

Funduq

Combine active heritage renovation and slow tourism. Tackle the challenges faced by declining territories. Experiment new modes of human settlement, alternative ways of living and sustainable economic developments. Make use of existin...
Arts and cultural activities | Urban development

Sur l´eau

Sur l´eau treats the topics of public accessibility of water, ways of using water space in a city and thus water as public space: by working on developing, programming and designing a public quay and access to the water at Kraftwerk Bill...
Social inclusion | Urban development

IMBY - In My Backyard

For refugees, there is no environment more thrilling than big cities. But for them it may also be the long way home. IMBY enables locals and refugees to step in and participate in a new form of hospitality. The project proposes owners t...
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Migration | Urban development

Golden Retreat. European reborn of forsaken micro

The 2008 economic crisis has had a strong impact on Southern Europe, driving many villages to lose their population because of their geographical isolation. Golden Retreat captures and reveals initiatives and innovating economies that gi...
Urban development | Education

UE for EU! Urban Education for European Union! …

Atelier Da Rua, an EU urban design human factory! - to dialogue, think, design and build together our streets - an urban design methodology towards a more participated city, linking local and global, traditional and innovative ressources...
Social inclusion | Urban development

Holistic Dwelling

The project wants to develop and prototype an experimental housing program responding to new ways of living and working in Europe. The aim is to test how dwelling can take part to the current social and economical changes by temporarily ...
Urban development | Social inclusion

KOOKMET is a mobile kitchen that pops up and …

KOOKMET is a mobile kitchen that pops up at public places. It works like this: gather a colourfull bunch of people, give them grocery lists and send them out for shopping on a local market. On the mobile kitchen the participants learn to...

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