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Democracy and participation | Environment

The Rights of Nature! Empowering Citizens to …

Existing environmental protection models have failed because they reside in a paradigm that treats Nature as property.Through awareness, education, dialogue and community engagement, our existing team in 7 EU countries will unite the peo...
Democracy and participation | Social inclusion

A new narrative for the EU

Why is the EU’s success story undergoing a profound crisis? Why have the EU’s achievements gone unnoticed by citizens? Why has the idea of Europe lost appeal? This project will be aimed at encouraging debate among European citizens to de...
Democracy and participation | Migration

OPEN UP REFUGEES Data

This project will contribute to a more informed public debate on the situation of refugees, and to advocate for structured, long-term pan-European responses to the crisis. We will empower the community addressing the crisis -- including ...
Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

Katoikos.eu (http://www.katoikos.eu)

Katoikos.eu is an independent information exchange, opinion sharing and “community-creation” project, an online magazine published in both English and Spanish with the plan to extend it to more languages eventually. Our goal is to get ci...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

European Citizens with a Social Impact (ECSI)

There are over 200 incubators in Europe, whose at least half of them are aimed to support startups with a social impact. ECSI intends to get EU citizens closer to these initiatives, reducing the gap between existing social innovations fe...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Citizens and Cities of Change

If cities are governed better, they can show the way to a better Europe. Many fruitful examples exist from Spanish citizens' led coalitions in charge of major cities to many local administrations opening up their budgets to citizens. W...
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Arts and cultural activities | Democracy and participation

Doc Next / a european union of progressive media

Smartphones, laptops and ipads are no guarantee of the kind of diverse audiovisual culture that reflects and makes good societies. That’s why we seek funds to co-design and establish a new pan-european network for progressive media organ...
Democracy and participation

The Internet Politician Data Base (IPDB)

IPDB is a project to build the world’s largest dataset with up-to-date information about elected politicians and candidates.The IPDB project will follow the principles of a wiki. Volunteer editors will be able to add new information to t...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Happy and Common Good European Cities

European values are freedom, tolerance, unity, etc. And yet, we measure our welfare through GDP: What does GDP tell us about common good? We need to change the indicator if we want to change our lives. We want to co-create the first welf...

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