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...
Social economy. Biciclot is a working cooperative which promotes the bicycle as an economic, green and healthy means of transport.
Municipal. The quarterly barometer shows that for the first time ever tourism is the main concern among the population, even though people are aware of what the municipal government is doing about it.
Strategy. Halfway through the current term of office, the First Deputy Mayor, Gerardo Pisarello, details the city model to be developed between now and 2025, calling for collaboration from the economic, business and academic...