Best Practice in Politics
We curate exemplary political work that successfully tackles today’s most pressing issues. This platform is a hub of tried and tested best practices in politics.
A four-day festival dedicated to engaging young people in the improvement of their city and introducing them to municipal politics.
Bratislava provides free online interpretation and transcription services for citizens with hearing or speech disabilities, seniors, and foreigners, making information accessible through advanced communication technologies.
A housing project helps integrate marginalised Roma communities in a village, in a joint effort by families, the bank, and an NGO.
Bratislava sets up a fully-furnished quarantine town with medical and psychological care, for people without homes during lockdown.
A modern data collection system encourages waste separation and incentivises recycling by reducing waste-collection fees.
A regional employment agency sets up two integrative social enterprises to support and address the specific needs of disadvantaged and marginalised people with employment difficulties, providing skills development and work experience.
The Smart Maps project is a universal data system in Dubnica nad Váhom that combines all important information about the city on one platform, improving efficiency and resulting in wide-reaching impacts.
Experts and volunteer residents join forces to collect data in an environmentally friendly fight against mosquitos.
Bratislava’s Mayor enhances biodiversity by bringing bee colonies to the city to produce honey on top of municipal buildings.
A series of campaigns encourages cycling mobility while collecting data for improved bike infrastructure in Slovakia.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2022/2023
Rexcatering is a circular, zero-waste project that empowers students to fight food waste by delivering food to those in need with the help of innovative technology.
A collaborative approach to policy design brings together politicians and key stakeholders from across the political spectrum, and equips them with the skills and mindset needed for effective collaboration.
Rybnik sets a national example for civic improvement initiatives by adopting a participatory approach to the revitalisation of degraded areas.