An exhibition to remember the Hipercor attack

Memory. ‘La ferida d’Hipercor. Barcelona 1987’ looks back at the attack which rocked the city and is on at the Espai Zero at the Fabra i Coats Art Factory up until 11 March 2018.

More public jobs to improve public services

City Council. Approval was given today for 1,911 new public sector jobs, enabling greater stability within the municipal workforce and mainly meaning a boost for the fields of education and social care.

Cities call for more state investment in housing

Housing. The city councils of Barcelona, Madrid, Cádiz, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruña, Valencia and Zaragoza have jointly proposed amendments to the state housing plan for 2018-2021.

Weekend: Remembering Hipercor, circus and theatre and solidarity with sick children

Free time. An exhibition opens to commemorate the attack, while the Ateneu Popular 9 Barris offers a sharp critique of current society and ‘Posat la gorra’ promotes equal rights for child cancer sufferers and their families.

Refuge City responds to proposals from the city’s children

Participation. The students who took part in the 22nd Public Audience had their say on the reception of refugees.

More green zones and pedestrian spaces in Horta-Guinardó

Urban planning. The urban renovation project for Av. Can Marcet will mean more urban greenery, spaces for strolling, relaxing and outdoor games.

Grief and condemnation over the murder of a woman in El Raval

BCN Antimasclista. The murder, committed by a man on 10 December, means the municipal protocol for mourning is now in place, culminating with a minute’s silence in Plaça Sant Jaume tomorrow to reject violence towards women.

Putting everything into combatting Islamophobia

Rights. We’re marking the International Day Against Islamophobia on 12 December by reaffirming our pledge to fight hatred.

‘La Ciutat dels Somnis’ is conceived for children to connect with vocations

Childhood. The Festival de la Infància has been transformed to become a play-based event revolving around the world of work and professions.

Thirty years paving the way for companies

Enterprise. Since it was set up, Barcelona has helped create an average of three new companies every working day.

Christmas comes to the museums

Weekend. Once again the museums are entering the Christmas spirit with activities for everyone.

New initiative to boost local social projects in the neighbourhoods

Funding. The public administration will double public contributions to the 24 projects on the ‘Conjuntament’ campaign.