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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
i am an urban knitting woman and i want to bring colour into the city...
tags: new urban space | social entrepreneurship | participation
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
Czech Republic
We should start in two directions: - improving citizens education on all levels - entering a dialogue with politicians and municipality officials about the ways, in which citizens participation may become a real tool, not a challenge, for good governance....
tags: citizen empowerment | community building | new urban governance | participation