• Barcelona Award to the Innovative Company in Management of Conciliation and Time

    The announcement of the 7th edition of the Barcelona Prize will be open on 1st October to Barcelona's Innovative Business in Conciliation and Time. Nominations may be submitted until October 31, 2018.

    This award wants to identify, promote and inform on the efforts of all those companies that are committed to the betterment of time management in order to achieve an improved conciliation of work, family and individual life.


  • Guide "Let's take care of those who take care of us, it's justice!"

    It is a document that wants to become a useful resource to favor the fair and dignified hiring of domestic and care workers and to respond to the precariousness of the sector. The guide accompanies the citizenship in the knowledge of the terminology, the applicable regulations, the responsibilities and the steps to follow to contract according to the current regulations.

  • Barcelona Time Pact

    automatic translation: "a city commitment for a more healthy, egalitarian and efficient organization of time". The Pact of Time in Barcelona is a city agreement that promotes performances so that people live and organize their daily life according to their needs in a collective framework of coexistence.

    Spanish language

  • Economy of care and municipal policy: towards a democratization of care in the city of Barcelona

    Language: Spanish

    Area: Barcelona
    Subject: Economics of care
    Authors: Sandra Ezquerra (University of Vic); Elba Mansilla (The Invisible City) and City Hall of Barcelona.
    Review: Exploring the provision and reception of care in the city of Barcelona, carrying out qualitative interviews with recipients and providers of care, with the objective of formulating action recommendations to democratize it and place it at the center of political, social and economic priorities.

  • The Measure of Government for a Democratization of Care

    A measure with 68 actions aimed at putting care at the center of municipal policies and which has an initial budget of euros 59 million additional for the period 2017 to 2020.

  • Time laboratory

    You will find information and resources about the policies developed by public administrations in different places of Catalonia, Europe and the rest of the World, publications promoted by universities and research groups, a library and video library space

  • Time Reform Pact

    Uses of Time. Álvaro Porro, new Commissioner for Social Economy, Local Development and Consum of Barcelona City Council signs the Time Reform Pact.

  • Boost Plan

    The municipal government has presented the plan to boost the social and solidarity economy in Barcelona from 2016 to 2019.

  • Award of the Barcelona Prize to the Innovative Business in Conciliation and Time

    On Monday, March 18, 2019 the awards ceremony of the 7th edition of the Barcelona Prize for the Innovative Business in Conciliation and Time was held. Five companies in the city have been recognized to implement measures that facilitate the reconciliation of work, family and personal life.



Thu, 03/21/2019 - 15:09

Resource guides for workers and contractors in the household

Care work. We present two guides that aim to improve the working conditions of domestic workers betting on the awareness of both the contracting party and the workers themselves.

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 13:44

Day "Moving towards a healthier, more equal and efficient organization of working time"

Time and work. On Monday, March 18, 2019, the Conference was held in the Modernista Campus of Sant Pau, within the framework of the Barcelona Time Pact and the NUST Business Network.

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 14:32

Exchange session for initiatives in the field of care

Intercooperation. Barcelona Activa organizes a new networking session, where you will have the opportunity to meet other people and groups that work by offering care services.

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Highlights of the Web

  • Compact Time

    Compact Time

    Want to pick up the agreements between administration, organizations and citizens to promote quality of life and reconciliation of personal, family and work, through better time management.

  • Time to share

    Time to share

    With the support of the municipal program Time and Quality of Life, a growing group of companies working to promote networking and exchange experiences around a new organization of work that makes possible the harmonization of the personal, family and work.

  • Business Network

    Business Network

    With the support of the City, a growing group of companies working to promote networking and exchange experiences around a new organization of work that makes possible the harmonization of the personal, family and work.

  • LabTime


    A bank of resources available for the citizenship with documents, links and noticies elaborated by institutions of national and international area that they bring information about the evolution of the policies of the time and care, which we will gradually expand.