The Economic Development Plan for Ciutat Vella 2016-2021 features up to 57 measures. In this section you will be able to check which are the ongoing measures, its degree of achievement and any other related news.

Local development economy

  • Measure 01.1
    Carrying out a census of commercial premises in each area, which will be updated every two years
    Progress 4

    2017Multiannual measure 2016, 2018, 2020

  • Measure 01.2
    Conducting a study of supply and demand to identify potential gaps in the supply of products needed for sustainable everyday life
    Progress 5

    2017Multiannual measure 2016, 2017

  • Measure 01.3
    Promotion and distribution of the range of shops and other suppliers of goods and services by updating and improving the website of retailers and suppliers in Ciutat Vella, as well as through other promotions of advertising materials which highlight added
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021

  • Measure 01.5
    Promotion of cost savings and business cooperation for 200 establishments
    Progress 5

    2017Multiannual measure 2016, 2018, 2020

  • Measure 01.6
    Promoting the handover and transfer of 80 retail businesses, especially historic, unique and local establishments
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 01.7
    Support for trade associations
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021

  • Measure 01.8
    Improve knowledge about businesses run by people of foreign origin and promote their involvement in community life
    Progress 4

    2017Annual measure 2017

  • Measure 01.9
    Promoting universal access to 2,000 establishments
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 01.11
    Census of regular fairs and special promotion for those involving local
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2018

  • Measure 02.1
    Call for grant applications to finance individual or collective entrepreneurial projects, companies that are already trading and cooperatives, community economies and social innovation and employment in the city
    Progress 5

    2017Annual measure 2017

  • Measure 02.2
    The Business Activity Support Service of Ciutat Vella (entrepreneurship, business and social economy initiatives)
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 02.3
    The Aixecament de Persianes programme is linked to the need for goods and services identified in neighbourhoods.
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 02.4
    Specific support for integrated community projects to develop local neighbourhoods
    Progress 0

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021

New public leadership

  • Measure 03.2
    Preparation of specific studies on certain activities or issues where we lack information
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2018

  • Measure 04.1
    Support for the creation of 50 entrepreneurship projects related to priority economic sectors
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 05.1
    Preparation of a protocol for purchases and procurement in the District Council of Ciutat Vella
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2017

  • Measure 05.2
    Creation of a specific commission for this strategy line, with technical staff from Ciutat Vella District Council, Barcelona Activa, with the support of the Directorate of Public Contracts at Barcelona City Council
    Progress 5

    2017Multiannual measure 2017

  • Measure 05.3
    Analysis of the possibility of hiring residents of Ciutat Vella for public works projects
    Progress 2

    2017Annual measure 2017

  • Measure 06.1
    Study on how to enhance the District’s purchasing and contracting of companies and organizations in the area
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2017

  • Measure 06.2
    Preparation of a catalogue of suppliers of Ciutat Vella
    Progress 1

    2017Annual measure 2017

  • Measure 06.3
    Work on the implementation of a quality stamp for companies applying social clauses
    Progress 1

    2017Annual measure 2017

Quality employment

  • Measure 07.1
    Hiring of residents through employment plans or other job experience measures with a comprehensive view of the projects to be carried out
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 07.2
    Individual guidance and counselling on employment
    Progress 0

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021

  • Measure 07.4
    Specific programmes for especially vulnerable groups
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 07.5
    Carrying out coordinated prospecting of companies in Ciutat Vella
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 07.6
    Promoting the family reconciliation of people participating in employment and training projects
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 08.1
    Diagnosis of the degree of job insecurity in Ciutat Vella
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2017

  • Measure 08.2
    Information and personalized advice on workers’ rights in the tourism, hospitality and/or nightlife sectors
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 08.4
    Incorporation of information campaigns on labour rights and employment training projects in the District
    Progress 5

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 08.5
    Preparation of a proposal for commitments towards corporate social responsibility in the hotel industry, catering and leisure sectors and social returns in terms of creating quality employment
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 09.1
    Identification and mapping of resources and employment training organizations and public operators in the District
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2017

  • Measure 09.2
    Deployment and support for projects and initiatives related to the integration of unemployed people
    Progress 3

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 09.3
    Coordination of training and employment resources located in the District to promote access to labour markets
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021

Sustainable tourism

  • Measure 12.1
    Implementing a pilot project for a Biosphere-Barcelona quality stamp
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 12.2
    Coordination of the Biosphere-Barcelona quality stamp with other initiatives
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

Social, Cooperative and Solidarity Economy

  • Measure 13.2
    Support for 30 CSSE socio-business initiatives that are viable and aligned with public interest
    Progress 2

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 13.3
    Facilitating synergies between social and solidarity economy projects
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 14.1
    Support for the creation of ten cooperatives led by residents of the District that address unmet basic needs in the area
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 14.2
    Advisory services for 300 people from the District on issues related to the social solidarity economy
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 14.3
    Incorporation of the cooperative, social and solidarity economy as a job option in all employment guidance services and resources
    Progress 1

    2017Multiannual measure 2017-2021

  • Measure 15.1
    Establishment of a specific committee looking at the crossover effects of CSSE on economic promotion activities in the area
    Progress 5

    2017Multiannual measure 2016-2021