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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...
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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...
Democracy and participation | Communities

theActivist.eu

Everyday we see things we wish were different in our city,country or at EU level.Sometimes we sign a petition or share a post on social media but often we don't take further action as we lack a team of people with the right skills that s...
Democracy and participation

Enchanting the right of petition = more democracy

Referenda are an essential part of a real democracy. It allows us - the people - to propose and vote new laws (initiative) or to counter unjust legislation (recall) voted by the electoral representative system. Though essential, we shoul...
Democracy and participation | Social inclusion

Women Bridging Brussels

Women in Brussels experience high levels of discrimination, harassment, violence and unemployment (up to 38%). Our priorities are woefully underrepresented in public life and policies. In the 2nd most diverse city in the world, we seek t...
Democracy and participation | Communities

Indigenous people: the forgotten EU citizens.

Together in Diversity? An EU leitmotiv that indigenous peoples cannot relate to. Several indigenous peoples live on EU territory: among them Sami and Guyanese Amerindians. Sápmi and Guyana: two widely separated lands with common human ri...

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