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.
Lower fees reward waste separation and recycling, which alongside a developing social awareness, leads to more recycling.
Participatory procurement for local bus lines generates higher satisfaction rates and lower costs, leading to community councils reviewing timetables and contracts twice per year.
A law protecting the hearing-impaired leads to a new system in place, granting equal access to public services and the availability of video sign-language interpreting.
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.
Villages and private households compete to find the most effective energy-saving measures, and to reduce carbon emissions.
As part of the energy transition towards fossil fuel free production, municipalities join up to create a local power supply company that allows the gradual move to generating and distributing renewable energy in the region.
Citizens enable the integration of refugees in a small town in Western Austria by providing language training and job orientation.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2020
Bratislava sets up a fully-furnished quarantine town with medical and psychological care, for people without homes during lockdown.
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.
A modern data collection system encourages waste separation and incentivises recycling by reducing waste-collection fees.