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Environment | Communities

Growing together: Collaborating for Food Democracy

The main aims of this project are to equip young people to understand food democracy, to support small, sustainable farms and gain respect for food and the land. The focus will be placed on 2-3 month placements for urban youth on communi...
Communities

Eurasian Civil Bridge

Trade has always been at the core of the exchanges between the EU and East Asia. The cooperation was also expanded to political, technical and cultural areas and diversified at different levels, from local to national to supranational. T...
Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

SPORT Commoning and Co-creation

Informative and inspirational pop-up exhibition & program on Commoning and Co-creation of SPORT for promoting and developing trans-local alternatives to the current industrialised sport world most often manipulated by financial interests...
Democracy and participation

The right to know, a right for all

What happens when you use your right of Access to Information (Freedom of Information) to ask a government body for information and you get a refusal? We will provide people with a digital platform containing an accessible collection of...
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Democracy and participation

TraceMap-Fighting Misinformation with Transparency

In social media, populist parties have found the perfect platforms for their deliberate use of misinformation to disturb and emotionalize political debates. In this setting, fact-based discussions have become virtually impossible. To tac...
Democracy and participation | Education

GenEurope

How stressful can it be for volunteers to spend years developing skills through volunteering activities to later find out these will not be recognised worldwide - especially by their potential employers? This project addresses this weakn...
Environment | Education

ACT 4 Climate

This project aims to open up access for citizens to protect their future by becoming involved in climate policy advocacy. EU legislation on climate is so technical that it virtually limits access to participation to most EU citizens. Dec...
Arts and cultural activities | Education

Agents of Art -License to save the world

It´s an Association of kids, youngsters, artists, scientist, craftspeople, cooks etc from different cities in Europe. What connects them is the common mission: To make the world a better one, a more beautiful one. To bring more joy, ha...
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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...

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