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Here are the seven winning project proposals 2018 by challenge participants.

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Democracy and participation

Transform Europe

There is a clear need at present for a broad, European, cross-sectoral, civil society alliance that is dedicated to ensuring the effective implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the EU & its Member States. European...
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Arts and cultural activities | Social inclusion

DeFence

We would like to bring divided communities closer to each other. Therefore we invited photographers, social scientist, urban&community developers to map together cities and localities where real and imaginary fences were built up. After ...
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Democracy and participation

The Binder

It is well known that women are underrepresented in public debates with on average only 20% of speakers being women. This statistic is a key indicator of gender inequality. The Binder is the first pan-European cross-sector platform for w...
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Democracy and participation | Migration

RISE, Refugees' Ideas and Solutions for Europe

For decades, refugee and migrant communities settled in Europe have been the bridges between newcomers and receiving societies, providing all kind of support and developing local solutions. RISE aims at ensuring refugee and migrant group...
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Democracy and participation

SchengenWatch - people for a border-free EU

1.7 million Europeans cross a border every day, but countries are re-imposing border controls and the very future of a borderless EU, guaranteed by the Schengen Agreement, is currently in question. SchengenWatch will network people toget...
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Democracy and participation | Environment

End Ecocide on Earth

All life on earth vitally depends on intact ecosystems. Our current economic system, however, leads to ecocide, the large-scale damage and destruction of ecosystems. In order to enforce criminal accountability for decision-makers and cor...
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Democracy and participation

Talk Real

TalkReal is an internet TV show discussing the most urgent political, social and cultural issues for Europe. It brings together leading intellectuals, activists, artists, journalists and others for in-depth discussions which do not shy a...
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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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Social inclusion

Into Society through Sport

The project aims to promote disabled sport in Armenia by creating a network of disabled sport clubs in different cities. These sport clubs will be a major step towards the social inclusion of disabled persons in Armenia; they will provid...

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