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Democracy and participation | Communities

Fearless Cities Warsaw summit

In Poland we are the inhabitants of very specific cities, recently transformed from central planning to free market environment. This is why our role in redefining the urban space and improving the quality of life in our cities is in our...
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 | Communities

Mapping Learning Cities

If you are not from glorious land of Thuringia, you might have not heard of secret battles some brave partizans are fighting in Thuringia forest. The truth is… they are local initiatives starving for visibility, struggling for attention ...
Democracy and participation | Communities

East-West Side Stories

We create alternative and functioning shared narratives of East-West EU cohesion. The perceived East-West value divide fuels populism and threatens EU unity. In response, we build an arena for in-depth reflection on the roots and nuances...
Social inclusion | Communities

VOICES and FACES

In our fluid world, nothing is stable. Communities are permanently in a state of flow. But, in our changing society, do we take time to meet the people who ARE the change? To get to know their stories? To care for them? Through emotion...
Communities | Education

Neighborhood Futures Lab

Neighbourhood Futures Lab prototypes a Living Lab environment that brings together university students and community groups to rework local democracy through mutual and interdisciplinary live learning. The Lab uses real community needs a...
Democracy and participation | Communities

"OffenerHaushalt", open budgets for local politics

Local budgets shape people’s everyday lives from spending on schools to public transportation. However, there is little clarity on where municipalities spend money on. Most citizens don't know their communities' budget. The platform “Off...
Social inclusion | Communities

An online educational toolkit against prejudice

Beyond Refuge is creating a multimedia learning app to dispel commonly held misconceptions about racism, sexism, anti-refugee views and other prejudices (‘isms’). The website and browseable mobile site will give users instant access to f...

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