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Migration | Urban development

Golden Retreat. European reborn of forsaken micro

The 2008 economic crisis has had a strong impact on Southern Europe, driving many villages to lose their population because of their geographical isolation. Golden Retreat captures and reveals initiatives and innovating economies that gi...
Urban development | Education

UE for EU! Urban Education for European Union! …

Atelier Da Rua, an EU urban design human factory! - to dialogue, think, design and build together our streets - an urban design methodology towards a more participated city, linking local and global, traditional and innovative ressources...
Social inclusion | Urban development

Holistic Dwelling

The project wants to develop and prototype an experimental housing program responding to new ways of living and working in Europe. The aim is to test how dwelling can take part to the current social and economical changes by temporarily ...
Urban development | Social inclusion

KOOKMET is a mobile kitchen that pops up and …

KOOKMET is a mobile kitchen that pops up at public places. It works like this: gather a colourfull bunch of people, give them grocery lists and send them out for shopping on a local market. On the mobile kitchen the participants learn to...
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...
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Communities | Urban development

Community-led Housing in Europe

Alongside public and private actors, organized inhabitant groups (Cooperatives, CLTs, Co-housing, etc.) play a crucial role in tomorrow’s sustainable urban development. In some Scandinavian and Swiss cities, civil society actors produce ...

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