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Austria
After having researched the social, technical and political requirements for civic engagement through mobile devices, an m-participation platform (a mobile application, backend, web dashboard) has been developed. In order to test identified concepts and evaluate the platform, a Living Lab will be co...
tags: citizen empowerment | community building | new urban governance | participation | social change
There is 13 hectars site in Vienna, that is empty, that is open - "Gasworks Leopoldau". Since 2011 artists, architects and spacial planners joined in CIT Collective to engage for their dream of an open culture district in Vienna dedicated to experimental, process-based city planing and self-organize...
tags: citizen empowerment | community building | diversity | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change
Our project BLITZ is an institution in Baden next to Vienna. BLITZ offers: - individual consultation in different languages in different matters such as labormarket, education system, housing, possibilities to learn German etc. - information events for groups on different topics and offering excurs...
tags: citizen empowerment
Belgium
In 2014 we raised 3 pigs in the city of Ghent on 100m2 not only as a food waste program but also as a measurement tool and 'glue' amongst citizens. The aim for this year is to map all resources of food waste and actors, to make new connections and create ecological, economic and social added value. ...
tags: citizen empowerment | climate change | community building | diversity | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change | social entrepreneurship
Les Gazelles de Bruxelles is a new socio-sportive organization that uses running to empower people in poverty. With weekly running sessions we improve the self-esteem, body image and self-confidence of our participants. By running we want to increase the social mobility of vulnerable groups. Anyone...
tags: citizen empowerment | diversity | social change | un/employment