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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
Italy
The objective of the project is to transform an area of great environmental and social degredation into an experimental, cultural, social and information pole where visitors, artists and experts in the sector can compare and share all the phases of the knowledge gathering process regarding art and s...
tags: alternative energy | citizen empowerment | community building | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change | social entrepreneurship
During the recent waste managment crisis in Naples that saw tons of uncollected garbage fill the streets of Naples, I created a movement called "CleaNap" to encourage Neapolitans to take personal inititive: using facebook, I was able to gather hundreds of people to promote the cause in just a few sh...
tags: citizen empowerment | green transportation | new urban economy | participation | social change
I'm coordinating a LIFE Project on biodiversity and protection of enviroment ...
tags: green transportation | new urban governance | new urban space | social change
A new way to govern urban areas. We build legal/governance tools to address urban issues through the collaboration between citizens, public authorities, businesses, third sector and knowledge institutions...
tags: alternative energy | citizen empowerment | climate change | community building | diversity | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | secure societies | social change | social entrepreneurship | un/employment