Diversity. Over the last year the New Families service has attended to 2,266 families, mainly from people from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Philippines and China.
Technology.Ten young artists have produced artistic creations around Barcelona’s ten city districts to show their vision of digitalisation and the transformational power of new technologies.
Facilities. City Council is to provide two sites for the Government of Catalonia to build two new prisons and free up space for facilities, social housing and green areas in L’Eixample and Sant Andreu.
Works. Local residents, traders and stallholders have approved the municipal proposal for traffic calming in C/ Tamarit and C/ Comte Borrell.
Participation. Before the collective act on 23 May, students from the participating districts will read out their proposals to councillors on the reception of refugees at a neighbourhood level.
Urban planning. The first stage of action affects C/ Tamarit along the stretch between C/ Comte Borrell and C/ Comte d’Urgell, and the latter, along the stretch between C/ Tamarit and C/ Manso.
MWeekBCN. The programme of parallel and prior activities for the Mobile World Congress has been boosted.
Solidarity. At C/ Comte Borrell, 305, a new space in the interior of the block brings agriculture to the city with an urban cultivation area run by the Emmaús soup kitchen.