Barcelona Sharing Cities Summit
From 12 to 15 November, Barcelona will be the venue for the summit on the collaborative economy.
The Barcelona City Council launches the first Public Procurement Fair
80 future contracts will be exposed totalling more than 540 million euros.
Smart City Week Barcelona (November 5-11)
As a prelude to the Smart City World Expo, the city will be packed between 5 and 11 November with talks, workshops, visits and activities for all ages, exploring what smarty cities of the future will be like and how we will all be living, moving about and interacting with one other.
Join in the Social and Solidarity Economy!
The City Council is offering a whole range of resources, services and facilities, as well as funding, so people can live with the Social and Solidarity Economy.
Hypatia European Science Prize
Barcelona City Council, in collaboration with Academia Europaea’s Barcelona Knowledge Hub (AE-BKH), is organising the first edition of the Hypatia European Science Prize.
Barcelona Science Plan
Barcelona City Council presents the Barcelona Science Plan, whose goal is to promote Barcelona as the European capital of research and innovation.
Llobregat Delta Strategy
Launched by Barcelona, Hospitalet de Llobregat and El Prat de Llobregat City Councils, a strategy is to be presented for a more natural, public Llobregat delta with a more inclusive economic activity.
The rebellions of 68, the need to be radical
The Commissioner for Memory Programmes has opened a programme commemorating the 50th anniversary of the protests of 1968, offering a variety of activities between May and November.
The social and solidarity economy is an economic model that needs to be promoted and fostered in the city. That is why we support it in Barcelona.
Barcelona, science and digital technology
Barcelona aims to bring about a transition towards a technological sovereignty that will enable the municipal government and city residents to decide on what their priorities are, the direction they wish to take and the ethical use of technological innovations with a clear social impact.
Aid in hiring to promote quality employment in Bar
Subsidy programme for employment contracts, promoted by Barcelona Activa to help with your company’s costs when contracting new staff and to help promote quality jobs in the city.
Barcelona Budget 2018
Documents and data relating to the 2018 municipal budget, a key tool for public management, for planning, programming, controlling, monitoring and evaluating municipal action.
Promotion of local commerce in the city which highlights the economic and social benefits of shopping in the local neighbourhood and generating more responsible and sustainable consumption.
Another approach to economics
Barcelona City Council aims to transform the city, moving towards greater social justice by promoting a social and solidarity economy.
Memory. The wall at Plaça del Fòrum bears names and surnames to remember the 1,706 people executed by the Franco regime between 1939 and 1952.
Employment. The Barcelona Activa branch offers professional and labour advice for people and businesses.
Innovation. The Poblenou superblock and the autonomy of senior citizens as a testing ground for 5G technology.