Public procurement. In one year, the number of providers has risen by 5.3% thanks to the fact that the number of minor contracts which can be awarded to the same provider has been limited.
Employment. Ciutat Vella opens the first office in defence of labour rights, offering information and advice to tackle job insecurity.
Innovation. An ideas contest has been launched jointly with New York to develop technology to help the visually impaired get around.
Employment. Job offers managed by Barcelona Activa will establish a minimum monthly wage of 1,000 euros and contracts of at least 6 months.
Employment. The shock plan against long-term unemployment has helped 400 people to find work.
Memory. A plaque in C/ Tallers commemorates the attack against freedom of expression which killed one and injured seventeen.
No tinc por. Work is under way on the inventory and classification of tributes offered by citizens, completing the overall memory being developed since the day after the attack.
Wage distribution. A report on the labour situation in Barcelona shows that in 2015 over a third of all workers and nearly two thirds of young people earnt a thousand euros a month at most.
Public procurement. Barcelona Activa awards the first two public contracts featuring social efficiency criteria to guarantee quality and non-discriminatory employment.
Archives. The central building in the Can Batlló complex will house the Barcelona Municipal Archives, bringing together the documents from the 21 municipal archives around the city.
Commerce. Fourteen empty premises in Ciutat Vella will fill with local commerce via a public competition to combat gentrification and the commercial monoculture of bars, restaurants and leisure.
City Council. Laura Pérez, Councillor for Feminism and LGBTI, also takes on the role of Councillor for International Relations, while Álvaro Porro takes over from Jordi Via as Commissioner for Social Economy, Local Development and...