EMPOWERMENT, CIVIC INVOLVEMENT, SOCIAL COHESION
THE 10 FINALISTS
We honour local and regional political work that enhances mutual respect, cooperation and peaceful coexistence.
The pioneer smart city of Rzeszów offers one-stop-shops for public services, such as car registrations and obtaining IDs, sets up a helpline for the same purpose, and introduces a participatory budget.
Sharing knowledge and culture that unite the Lithuanian diaspora around the world, this network connects governmental institutions, Lithuanian schools, and communities abroad to their home country.
The government of the Province of Biscay makes special provisions to recruit civil servants from societal groups with intellectual disabilities.
Athens installs an effective mechanism coordinating initiatives and programmes for refugees by NGOs, government, institutions, donors, and civil society.
This project aims to provide better social services based on a system that allows residents to participate in its development on a case-by-case basis.
Lithuanian professionals with internationally acquired experience help the Lithuanian Government adopt the best foreign practices.
Students receive free accommodation for 30 hours per month of their time to support the care of elderly care home residents.
This innovative housing project helps end loneliness by inspiring people to living better together.
Training programmes in different locations in Europe and Africa empower disadvantaged groups through digital literacy, to overcome the digital divide and make earning an income locally possible.
The Municipality of Metamorphosis is combating food waste through the redistribution of unused food to different local charities.