Uncategorized 20/06/2017 at 16:40 h.
Refuge. The 79% rise in the number of people attended to by services for migrants and refugees confirms the need to continue applying and broadening civic and political action to support and include asylum seekers.
Participation. Experts from home and abroad will be taking part in a conference in Barcelona looking at the virtues and complexities of new models and direct mechanisms for citizen participation.
City Council. The recognition is the result of a modification to the by-law on traffic and pedestrians and means the word of traffic wardens will prevail over others in the case of incidents or court cases.
Tourism. The extra funds from the tourist tax will be used entirely for new measures to offset the negative impact of tourism in the city.
Strategy. Halfway through the current term of office, the First Deputy Mayor, Gerardo Pisarello, details the city model to be developed between now and 2025, calling for collaboration from the economic, business and academic communities.
Participation. The announcement was made in Montreal during the seventeenth edition of the conference by the IODP, a network of over five hundred cities, organisations and research centres which back more participatory local democracy.