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Thu, 17/01/2019 - 18:19

Support for ‘Open Arms’ to get back to saving lives in the Mediterranean

Refuge City. The Mayor has written to the Ministry of Public Works, demanding that the organisation’s boat retained in the port be allowed to sail.

Informe
Tue, 15/01/2019 - 15:55

International image of Barcelona: business, creativity and new industries stand out

The aim of the study "Barcelona to the Eyes of the World 2018" is to monitor the evolution of the perception of the city at a global level through the opinions of more than 3,000 people from relevant countries.

Smart City Expo World Congress 2018
Mon, 14/01/2019 - 09:43

Observatori Barcelona 2018: Barcelona, ​​the fourth city in the world most prepared for the technological future

The Observatori Barcelona 2018 report incorporates the PwC's ranking of cities prepared for the future challenges of new technologies. Barcelona is ranked fourth in the world, behind Singapore, London and Shanghai.

Reunió Internacional d’Experts sobre el dret a l’Educació de les persones refugiades
Fri, 14/12/2018 - 14:28

Barcelona hosts the first International Meeting of Experts on the Right to Education of Refugees

On December 13 and 14, the first International Meeting of Experts on the Right to Education of Refugees was held in Barcelona, ​​organized by UNESCO and other institutions such as the Barcelona City Council.

Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) on Urban Mobility
Thu, 13/12/2018 - 13:11

The European Union chooses Barcelona as the headquarters of the entity that will lead innovation in urban mobility

The MOBILus project, led by Barcelona and formed by a partnership of 48 cities, companies and universities, has been chosen by the European Institute of Innovation to lead the innovation community on urban mobility.

Ada Colau inaugura Cities for Rights
Wed, 12/12/2018 - 11:43

Barcelona commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights with the international conference "Cities For Rights"

Mayor Ada Colau inaugurated on December 10 the international Cities For Rights conference, organized by the Barcelona City Council on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 12:36

The Municipality of Gaza in the Barcelona Resilience Week

Interview with Mohammed Abdalfatah Al-Halabi, Director of International Cooperation at Gaza Municipality.

Laia Ortiz a la conferència
Wed, 05/12/2018 - 08:59

Laia Ortiz asks the EU to prioritize the right to housing and to provide cities with resources against residential exclusion

The Deputy Mayor of Social Rights of the Barcelona City Council, Laia Ortiz, spoke at the housing conference "Housing for all" held in Vienna on November 4 and 5.

L'alcadessa de Barcelona i l'alcalde de Bolonya.
Tue, 27/11/2018 - 12:47

Barcelona and Bologna agree to share experiences in migrants welcoming, culture, tourism, solidarity economy and housing

Mayor Ada Colau received the mayor of Bologna, Virginio Merola, on November 26, with whom she signed a collaboration agreement on the reception of migrants, policies on tourism, housing, culture and solidarity economy.

Observatori Internacional de Democràcia Participativa
Mon, 26/11/2018 - 14:16

Ada Colau inaugurates the 18th Conference of the International Observatory on Participatory Democracy

Mayor Ada Colau has inaugurated the 18th Conference of the International Observatory of Participatory Democracy (OIDP), which is entitled "Direct democracy and citizen initiative. Towards an ecosystem of inclusive democracy".