Brexit Information Point
Barcelona City Council makes two specific resources available to individuals and businesses with information regarding the Brexit scenario: a set of practical digital contents with useful links and a face-to-face help desk in Barcelona city.
City commitment to the 2030 Agenda
Are you aware of the 17 sustainable development goals?
New lines of funding for research and innovation projects
Barcelona City Council and ”la Caixa” are allocating a total of €900.000 to promote projects that revolve around two thematic areas: ageing and quality of life, and mobility and respect for and protection of the environment.
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.
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.
Economy. A total of 3,033 million euros to reduce social inequalities and tackle the climate emergency.
2030 Agenda. A cross-cutting commission is being set up to embrace the seventeen sustainable development goals.
Business. The sector has created 43,000 jobs in six years, accounting for 13% of employment in the city.