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Democracy and participation | Urban development

The European Civic Crowdfunding City

The population of European cities is becoming increasingly dens, young and superdivers. At the same time, public authorities are decreasing their social cohesion programs. Civic crowdfunding, focused on social and local impact, creates a...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Back on Track!

How might we engage citizens to listen to each other and be proactive in the development of their city? We’ll create a Listening Lab on a degraded suburban train that will act as a stage for reflection on urban change. The aim is to fost...
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...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Democracy CityScore: Most Democratic City Award

Democracy CityScore will be an annual competition and award for innovative democratic city governance. Based on a CityScore chart, citizens will vote for outstanding achievements of local governments which improve their communities, gene...
Communities | Urban development

CIVICS projects & data for interactive democracy

CIVICS is a Commons Initiative involving more than 3600 citizen initiatives in 29 Ibero-American cities across 16 countries. It articulates their local dynamics with a hybrid platform of workshops & software to implement, improve their a...
Urban development | Education

The School of Future Literacy

The world is changing rapidly. To shape the future of our cities, local leaders need a real understanding of the digital, technological and systemic issues that affect us. The School of Future Literary uses participatory workshops to de...
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...
Communities | Urban development

Bridges of divided cities

Two sides in conflict, and one journalist from each of them - on a joint task! The idea of the project is to bring together journalists from the divided cities of Europe: Mostar (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Kosovska Mitrovica (Kosovo), Nico...
Arts and cultural activities | Urban development

Urban Changemakers

The project empowers and enables young citizens to be socially responsible and directly contribute to improving quality of life, solving local issues and constructively advocate towards institutions using art and culture as a primary too...

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