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Environment | Urban development

Answer climate mishap

Do we see the real impacts of climate change in European cities, can we find solutions for them together? Solutions not only from scientists or politicians but from ordinary citizens who also can influence decisions. See and show it lou...
Social inclusion | Urban development

astronomy-rules for +democracy & world-wide-wealth

Paradise on Earth – an astronomy approach. In 100 years: 1% firms survive – vs 99,999…% stars. I invented the time- & space- formulas and applied astronomy-rules on economy and politics. I used: 1. Star-Birth-Energy: as LWB (Lifetime-Wor...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Back on Track!

How might we engage citizens to listen to each other and be proactive in the development of their city? We’ll create a Listening Lab on a degraded suburban train that will act as a stage for reflection on urban change. The aim is to fost...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Cities and Regions for Europe

The Urban Agenda, launched by the European Commission, seeks to improve the quality of life in urban areas. As honourful as it is, it does not address the responsibility of cities for the success of Europe and it’s a mecanism from top do...
Arts and cultural activities | Urban development

Sur l´eau

Sur l´eau treats the topics of public accessibility of water, ways of using water space in a city and thus water as public space: by working on developing, programming and designing a public quay and access to the water at Kraftwerk Bill...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

SustainaBUILT

Across Europe, post-industrial spaces have been abandoned or exploited by private interests in unsustainable and non participatory ways with long-term negative effects. In response, we want to explore the question of: How can post-indust...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

The Field Trip media project

We believe in the power of interactive storytelling for inspiring people to act. In the heart of a unique European open space - the former Tempelhof airfield - visionaries, refugees, activists and regular Berliners craft a new 'living-to...
Democracy and participation | Urban development

Urban alliance for sustainable transformation

We need democratic innovation to reach the Sustainable Development Goals. Our idea: founding local alliances which lead to a democratisation of policy making. Current policies often are unsustainable because they don’t integrate practica...
Arts and cultural activities | Urban development

Urban Lab: Coordinate System N54.7104° E20.4522°

Granting the right to the city is one of the major European challenges and - opportunities! Our solution is provided by a triad of social research, urban art-activism and a European open professional network - to overcome disciplinary an...

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