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Agenda 2030 Barcelona
Fri, 29/03/2019 - 13:20

The Barcelona City Council presents its progress on the Sustainable Development Goals

The Councilor for International Relations presented to the plenary of the Municipal Council the report on the application of the Sustainable Development Goals in Barcelona and launched a proposal to make it possible for the city to achieve them.

Ada Colau a la cimera de la xarxa Eurocities
Thu, 21/03/2019 - 11:55

Ada Colau opens the summit of European cities raising urgent housing measures

The mayor of Barcelona inaugurated the second summit of mayors of Eurocities, in which housing policies, the fight against pollution, employment, education and the technological revolution were especially relevant.

Barcelona International Welcome
Mon, 18/03/2019 - 09:15

Barcelona launches a new website to welcome international talent

Barcelona City Council launches a website to facilitate the installation and integration of foreigners, especially aimed at international talent seeking to establish and undertake an economic or professional activity.

Declaració sobre vigència dels valors de la Declaració Universal dels Drets Humans
Mon, 25/02/2019 - 10:15

Barcelona City Council stands up for the values of the Declaration of Human Rights and supports three new conventions within the UN

The Plenary of the Municipal Council approved an Institutional Declaration to defend the validity and necessity of effectiveness of the values ​​of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and to support three new conventions.

Presentació al Parlament Europeu sobre el Pilar Social Europeu
Fri, 22/02/2019 - 10:45

Barcelona confirms in Brussels its commitment to the right to housing and the minimum income as keys of the European Social Pillar

Barcelona ratified its commitment to two principles of the European Social Pillar: the right to housing and the fight against homelessness, and the introduction of a guaranteed minimum income. It also requested to implement the Pillar with priority.

Presentació del programa de Barcelona per a la Feria del Libro de Buenos Aires
Tue, 19/02/2019 - 11:47

Barcelona, ​​guest city of honor at the International Book Fair of Buenos Aires

The mayor of Barcelona participated in the launch of the programming that Barcelona will offer as a guest city of honor in the 45th edition of the International Book Fair of Buenos Aires.

Reunió d'alcaldes a Roma
Mon, 11/02/2019 - 08:02

Alliance with Italian cities to continue rescuing people in the Mediterranean

Rescue boats 'Open Arms', 'Aita Mari' and 'Sea Watch' are retained in different ports without being able to carry out marine rescue tasks.

Janet Sanz al Parlament Europeu
Wed, 06/02/2019 - 10:08

Barcelona requests European and state institutions more competencies against real estate speculation

Deputy mayor Janet Sanz participated in a seminar on the effects of tax evasion and money laundering that took place in the European Parliament headquarters.

Presentació d“Identitat i posicionament de Barcelona. Un relat coral”
Thu, 31/01/2019 - 12:52

"Identity and positioning of Barcelona: a collaborative storytelling", an alliance to promote the international image of the city

The new project for the identity and positioning of Barcelona has had the participation of multiple actors and seeks to project to the world in a coordinated way a future brand based on the values ​​of the city.

Laia Ortiz i els compromisos de Barcelona per al Pilar Social Europeu
Tue, 29/01/2019 - 13:35

Access to housing and basic income, fundamental points of Barcelona's commitment to the European Social Pillar

Barcelona City Council has chosen basic income and housing and assistance for homelessness as the two most important commitments of the city within the 20 principles that make up the European Social Pillar.