HEALTH CARE, SOCIAL SECURITY, HOUSING, MOBILITY
THE 10 FINALISTS
Affordable summer childcare options are provided to all interested families in Vienna.
Committing to neighbourhood solidarity activities allows students to rent affordable, shared apartments in Lyon.
Urban volunteers at six locations guide people in need through the extensive social services network of the city, help make appointments, and assist in applying for financial support.
A series of campaigns encourages cycling mobility while collecting data for improved bike infrastructure in Slovakia.
Home care in Sweden’s capital gets examined and reformed, making the system more responsive to patients’ needs, especially regarding the distribution of time slots.
Structural changes within council care break the negative cycle for young people, with the introduction of comprehensive, multidisciplinary teams.
Better community services are introduced in the city, which provide easier access to healthcare, such as dental check-ups in schools, and housing and mobility services for the elderly.
Volunteers “adopt a grandparent” to help senior citizens battle isolation loneliness, support them in daily tasks, and remind them to take their medicine during lock-down.
Young people can borrow usually expensive outdoor sports equipment for up to two weeks at a time.
Pink Boxes found in public institutions across the city provide women and girls with sanitary products in order to end period poverty and break menstruation taboos.