Refuge City. The demonstration ‘Volem acollir’ sets off from Pl. Urquiaona at 4 pm on Saturday, 18 February, and ends up in the Barceloneta neighbourhood.
MWeekBCN. The programme of parallel and prior activities for the Mobile World Congress has been boosted.
Santa Eulàlia. Pupils taking part in the drafting of the Children’s Proclamation for the Santa Eulàlia festivities read out their proposals to make Barcelona a reception city.
Participation. An agreement with Localret and Barcelona Provincial Council means other municipalities can make use of the technological platform for citizen participation.
Social rights. Provincial councils, municipalities and the Government of Catalonia all coincide on a single agreement obliging companies to bear half the cost of energy poverty.
Municipal. Ada Colau announces the Plan Delta, a boost for the Llobregat area which complements and builds on the municipal and metropolitan action in the Besòs area.
Knowledge. The Mayor has pledged to promote a shared dialogue with the aim of consolidating Barcelona as a city of universities and knowledge.
Transparency. The Mayor inaugurated the first international seminar on transparency by the AMB to look at questions of ethics in public management.
Housing. The Government of Catalonia, the High Court of Justice and Barcelona City Council have agreed to work to turn it into a tool for prevention and help for vulnerable families.
Cooperation. Over seventy European cities call for more intense and coordinated action to tackle the crisis.
Cooperation. The summit, organised by the Vatican, is being held in Rome on 9 and 10 December.
Municipal. The Neighbourhood Plan aims to strengthen the network of residents and local associations, getting citizens involved in the development and improvement of neighbourhoods.