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.
When homeless people are provided with a home, they have a better chance of overcoming unemployment and addiction.
An innovative integrated design project facilitates social cohesion and intergenerational residential communities, to prepare for an ageing society.
A local multi-agency group uses a systemic approach to investigate and counter radicalisation among vulnerable groups, to recognise diversity, promote inclusion, and encourage dialogue and participation.
A free security wristband connects elderly and disabled residents with a 24-hour emergency response team.
A unique, multi-sectoral project brings together migrants, employers, citizens, and other services, to establish strong communities, build businesses, improve people’s lives, and foster integration.
Modified shipping containers provide long-term and high-quality housing for homeless families.
This project organises apprenticeships for refugees, making up for the decline in local applicants.
Transnational community building happens through shared activities in this sports facility on the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland border, that focuses on building peaceful relations.
Rehabilitation of prisoners is put into practice through the provision of professional and life-skills training that culminates in a certificate.
Pioneering legislation on workers rights gives freelancers the chance to better negotiate their fees and to be collectively represented by trade unions.
A Services Centre provides social assistance for elderly and socially vulnerable people in a partnership between the community and the authorities.
A programme aims to reduce the amount of waste in landfills by upcycling furniture and making it available for people in need.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2020
People without a fixed address can use a ProxyAddress through a period of instability to receive assistance and access to needed services and get their lives back on track.
Public transport operational areas become dual-use intelligent distribution hubs, to help reduce delivery vehicle traffic and promote sustainability goals in the city.
Outdated high-rise buildings are deconstructed and the recovered materials reused to build sustainable, modern social housing units, with low carbon footprints.