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From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Ivanić-Grad
Ivanic Grad - Croatia

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Ivanić-Grad

The objectives of the Living Streets in Ivanić-Grad are to prepare the ground for the creation of a pedestrian city centre, promote bicycles as a […]

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Brussels
Brussels - Belgium

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Brussels

In Brussels, Belgium, based on a call for applications 8 Living Streets were organised in different neighbourhoods between 2016 and 2018. They tackled various problems such as safety and street prostitution, the need for positive facilitation of public spaces and ownership by the inhabitants, green spaces, public works and need for silence, a ‘residential zone’ for meeting, sharing between inhabitants and a public space shared between pedestrians and cars.

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Zadar
Zadar - Croatia

From citizen engagement to citizen ownership – Living Street in Zadar

In Zadar, the Living Streets were organised in the Voštarnica neighbourhood, a derelict area nearby the historical city centre. The aim was to revive this […]

Mapping renewable energy potential
Dublin - Ireland

Mapping renewable energy potential

In order to promote renewable energy uptake in the public and private sector the first step is to determine what is currently installed. In 2012, […]

Geothermal energy for sustainable heating & cooling
Litomerice - Czech Republic

Geothermal energy for sustainable heating & cooling

The city of Litoměřice developed an Energy Concept in 2009 and adopted a Municipal Energy Plan in 2014. The main goal of the municipality is […]

Utrecht, an energy plan devised by citizens
Utrecht - The Netherlands

Utrecht, an energy plan devised by citizens

Situated in the heart of the Netherlands, Utrecht is a university city with a population of 330,000 and around 70,000 students. Since the population is […]

A “bio-economy” for all
Växjö - Sweden

A “bio-economy” for all

The municipality of Växjö, in Sweden, set itself a challenge very early on: to become a fossil fuel free city. This objective was the result […]

Urban Gardens City Project
Zagreb - Croatia

Urban Gardens City Project

The project ‘Urban Gardens’ was established in 2013 by the City of Zagreb to enable citizens to temporarily use small cultivable plots in the city […]

Frankfurt, a german pionner with a “100% renewable” roadmap
Frankfurt - Germany

Frankfurt, a german pionner with a “100% renewable” roadmap

Frankfurt is a flourishing city with a strong tertiary industry and ranks 4th among European financial centres. The city has been actively fighting climate change […]

“Superblocks” free up to 92% of public space in Barcelona!
Local energy agency of Barcelona - Spain

“Superblocks” free up to 92% of public space in Barcelona!

This simple idea is based on blocks, initially named “supermanzanas” (super apples), that are smaller in size than a district (but bigger than an apple!). […]

The Paris greening programme
Paris - France

The Paris greening programme

In connection with the Paris Biodiversity Plan: Study and define the framework of green and blue infrastructures endorsed by the Grenelle process Reinforce the green […]

Mass catering
Paris - France

Mass catering

Paris sustainable food plan

Specific goals for 2020 : A 30% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions caused by food expected gain of 15,750 teqCO2 between 2004 and 2020 40% […]

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