Best Practice in Politics
We curate exemplary political work that successfully tackles today’s most pressing issues, from education to economy, from ecology to human rights, from democracy to Covid-19 strategies.
This platform is a hub of tried and tested best practices in politics. We invite you to use it for research, analysis and scaling – for a Europe-wide exchange and the co-creative development of innovative politics for today and tomorrow.
One of the world’s most successful bike sharing schemes provides green, healthy, and accessible city transport for the masses.
The project supports socially vulnerable citizens achieving energy independence, whilst creating a beneficial circle where non-consumed energy is used to finance new photovoltaic systems for further households.
This endeavour unites residents and tourists in an effort to reduce the most common waste on Serifos’s beaches, cigarette butts, creating a new culture of beach behaviour.
Followgreen is a new service for smart cities in the European market, introducing innovative elements both in the field of recycling and in the field of citizen awareness.
Revolutionary yet simple – free public transport enhances the environmental sustainability, social welfare, and quality of life of the residents of this small country.
A Municipality in Bulgaria offers free public transport by purchasing its own buses instead of hiring a company to provide the service.
Pockets of greenery transform forgotten patches of urban wasteland into community spaces for regeneration, social cohesion, nature, and culture.
Green urban spaces are designed to teach residents about rainwater retention through the creation of special gardens in residential and commercial properties.
A sustainable food system in the Brussels Capital Region encourages the growing of local foods and promotes the reduction of food waste by involving a variety of stakeholders.
A citizen budget in Lublin is dedicated to the allocation of new green spaces throughout the city, developed and chosen by citizens.
Brownfield sites in cities are transformed into usable spaces with portable, ‘green’ urban boxes.
An orchard and greenhouse provides fresh, healthy, and environmentally friendly fruit and vegetables for children.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2020
A modern data collection system encourages waste separation and incentivises recycling by reducing waste-collection fees.
The initiative supplies school children with organic food and educates them about organic farming, changing the lifestyle of many families in the region.
Bratislava sets up a fully-furnished quarantine town with medical and psychological care, for people without homes during lockdown.