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.
Citizens in South Dublin vote to allocate a portion of the council’s budget to projects designed and submitted by residents.
Irish libraries evolve into accessible community hubs that meet the needs of their communities.
Age Friendly Housing Specialists advise local government on how to improve housing options for older residents.
Ireland has become a world leader in addressing elderly people’s issues, by setting up participative councils, making businesses aware, and preparing for population ageing.
Athboy town ensures accessibility and inclusivity for all citizens regardless of age, physical, cognitive, or sensory impairment.
This initiative connects remote areas with different types of infrastructure, and is designed to promote investment, living, learning, and prosperity along the Atlantic coast region of Ireland.
This one–day festival aims to showcase the beauty and richness of faith and culture from the diverse faith communities in Dublin City, inspiring people to take positive actions in their communities and workplaces.
The creativity of Irish citizens is supported and promoted through a programme dedicated to its integration into public policy.
A law is passed to divest public funds from companies who explore, extract, or process fossil fuels.
One of the world’s most successful bike sharing schemes provides green, healthy, and accessible city transport for the masses.
A community garden represents much needed communal space, in a small town in Ireland, that aims to be inclusive for all people.
LGBTI+ is at the forefront of a three-year action strategy in Ireland to improve the lives of LGBTI+ young people, and to understand the challenges they face today.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2020
Outdated high-rise buildings are deconstructed and the recovered materials reused to build sustainable, modern social housing units, with low carbon footprints.
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.