Posts Tagged ‘Bottom-up Collaborations’

How a regulation turned Bologna’s civic pride into action

An association of Bologna women turned an unused city-owned building into an ‘ethical boutique’. It’s one result of a new city policy that encourages citizens to volunteer their time and talents while governing their use of public assets. (Rete Civica Iperbole) A few years ago, a group of women in their 50s living near Bologna’s […]

By Simone D'Antonio, on April 12th, 2016 at 15:00

16 Ways You Can Take Advantage of URBACT Even if You are Not Part of It – Active Citizens

When you hear about the URBACT programme, does it sound like an abstract thing that wouldn’t be of any use to you? Check out these suggestions. You may be surprised to find out what this program can do for you! 4. Are you an activist, a user, a citizen? Be aware of the priority issues […]

By Jorge Toledo, on September 2nd, 2014 at 13:50