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.
The Street Moves project reimagines and redesigns streets with pedestrians, sustainable forms of transport and the local community in mind; transforming streets into multifunctional and inclusive spaces.
The Social Institute of Culture supports the connections between artists, creatives and the wider community by allocating long-term funds to a diverse range of cultural projects.
Groceries ordered via an online shopping platform are delivered once a week to rural community centres, thereby ensuring a supply of goods in a space which facilitates social interactions.
The City of Prague has installed sensors on waste containers, enabling waste to be collected in a more dynamic and efficient manner.
This community-led initiative supports women into politics in rural areas of Ireland, strengthening local and national democracy by increasing the diversity of political participation.
Participatory co-design creates a residential neighbourhood around accessible urban agriculture, enhancing the quality of life for inhabitants and the rich biodiversity for all living things.
An online learning-assistance platform is created to help last-year school students prepare for their state-level final exams, with the help of pedagogy student tutors.
An adaptive lighting system uses sensor technology and insect-friendly LED lights in order to ensure the safety of pedestrians and cyclists while conserving insects and minimising light pollution.
This innovative housing project helps end loneliness by inspiring people to living better together.
A social enterprise facilitates the transition from urban to rural living by working with rural communities to help them integrate newcomers into the community.
A small local authority attracts new, permanent residents by creating a centre to welcome and support repatriates.
A small Swedish town paints its pedestrian crossings in rainbow colours to remind residents to respect LGBTQ rights and that it’s okay to be different.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2020
A digital tool monitors the funds allocated from the national budget for local repairs, across all of Ukraine.
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.