Official visit to Hong Kong and Shenzhen to attract Chinese companies and investment

International promotion. An institutional delegation headed by Jaume Collboni is starting an economic and cultural visit to China to strengthen the international promotion of Barcelona.

New policies to boost agro-ecological farming and the sale of local produce

Food sovereignty. The new municipal strategy aims to steer the city towards food sovereignty.
Sant Martí reformularà el projecte del 22@ al Poblenou

The 22@ Coordination Commission gets to work

Innovation. The new municipal body aims to strengthen the relationship between the neighbourhood and the local area, increasing participation by local residents, reactivating urban transformation and consolidating the city as a capital for innovation and enterprise.
Pisarello NY

Formulas to help reciprocal landing of technology companies in New York and Barcelona

Technology companies. The municipal delegation on an official trip to the USA visits the Grand Central Tech, the digital innovation centre promoted by New York City Council, and agrees to strengthen bonds between the two cities.
Pisarello, signatura declaració contractació pública sostenible

Towards sustainable and responsible public procurement

Municipal. Eight Spanish City Councils of different political colours sign a municipalist declaration to reject and penalise bad practice in public procurement.
Mercabarna, 50 aniversari, Acte inaugural

Mercabarna celebrates its 50th anniversary

Mercabarna. The inaugural act for the 50th anniversary of the wholesale food market kicks off celebrations which include different actions to explain the relevance of the facility.
Nou Barris

A boost for labour insertion among young people with mental disorders

Employment. The support centres will start operating in May and provide help for 150 young people between the ages of 16 and 35 in the districts of Sant Andreu, Sant Martí and Nou Barris.

How to control and reduce energy consumption

Energy. Coinciding with World Consumer Rights Day on 15 March, the OMIC is offering two free workshops on consumers’ energy rights.
Trobada de Ciutats per la Governança del Turisme, Berlín, ITB

The network of cities for sustainable urban tourism grows

Tourism. Berlin, Hamburg and Munich join the network of cities for the sustainable management of urban tourism, headed by Barcelona.
Gerardo Pisarello

Pisarello travels to the USA to explain the transformational process in Barcelona

Cities.The political and economic mission will help strengthen the relationship with the cities of New York and Boston and share experiences.