Family reunification strengthens neighbourhood roots

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 features in all ten city districts for Mobile Week BCN

MWeekBCN. The programme of parallel and prior activities for the Mobile World Congress has been boosted.

New secure parking places for bicycles.

Bicycles. This is a pilot test, with fourteen stations with a capacity for 150 bicycles. The annual subscription is 15 euros.
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Catalan National Day around the neighbourhoods

Catalan National Day. District offices and entities have teamed up to celebrate 11 September.

The neighbourhood plan will start in the Besòs area with the aim of reducing inequality

Municipal. The aim is to take action in over fifteen neighbourhoods over the course of this term of office. City Council is to allocate 150 million euros to roll out the plan.
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The public audience with the city’s youth reaches its final stage

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.
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Debates and artistic creations to reflect on the impact of the digital world

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.

Cristalleries Planell, a new municipal facility in Les Corts

Facilities. The old factory has been renovated and transformed into a municipal facility and will be the venue for various training activities.

Plaça del Centre lights up with solar energy

Urban planning. The renewed area includes a solar pergola which provides energy for the 25 light fittings around the square.
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La Mercè, a varied and participatory festival reaches more neighbourhoods

La Mercè. The festival, which involves over 200 entities, spreads to the Parc de la Trinitat, the Fabra i Coats and La Caldera.
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La Caldera is reactivated with a new permanent area for performances

Dance. The creation centre in Les Corts is offering six shows between now and 18 June as part of the ‘Cosmovisions’ series.