Students As Experts 4 Change is an Educational Design with the goal to allow school students to become active agents of change, by supporting them to develop their own social impact strategies.
This initiative aims to enable and encourage students to be enthusiastic and creative by establishing a new learning culture, instead of fixating on fulfilling given curricula.
Citizens enable the integration of refugees in a small town in Western Austria by providing language training and job orientation.
Four-legged lawnmowers, called sheep, are keeping ski slopes in good shape over summer and prevent erosion, overgrowth, and avalanches.
The integration of local educational institutes into ‘learning neighbourhoods’ in Vienna enhances education and the wider community for children up to 18 years of age.
To save the bees, ‘bee-friendly’ habitats are created in communities, focusing on soil conservation and planting wildflowers.
The digital Open Commons Linz provides access to digital media for all, creating an inclusive and inspiring city environment.
Graz supports the professional development of the working population at risk of poverty, with grants for education and training.
Subsidised education and training courses, with the help of a personal advisor, enable Viennese to secure a fulfilling working life.
This online platform makes it easy for volunteers to find the placements that suit them best, and for organisations to announce their vacancies.
A unique educational programme that is designed to encourage an entrepreneurial spirit in primary schools.
The Jobticket provides discounted public transport for employees, motivating urban commuters to relieve the environment and the whole community of individualised mobility.
Public transport operational areas become dual-use intelligent distribution hubs, to help reduce delivery vehicle traffic and promote sustainability goals in the city.
Digital tokens use the carrot approach to reward environmentally-friendly behaviour with free access to arts and culture.