Posts Tagged ‘Portugal’

Gender Equal Cities: a walk in the park?

‘Gender Equality’ has become one of the political zeitgeists of 2018, prompting institutions around the globe to take a closer look at how women and men interact in personal, professional and public spheres. But what does it mean for European cities? The new URBACT initiative, Gender Equal Cities, sought to provide some answers to this [...]

By Sally Kneeshaw, on October 9th, 2018 at 13:31

Cascais (PT) bets on its young people and involves them in its governance

Young people have something to say about their school conditions and their environment but often lack access to governance structures that take them into account. That is why the Portuguese City of Cascais has chosen to invest in involving its young people (from 10 to 17) in its democratic governance (Good Practice – Bridging the [...]

By ana resende, on August 8th, 2018 at 10:21