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.
Biogas and fossil-fuel free electricity now power public transport for 1.3 million people in the region around Malmö, significantly reducing carbon emissions.
Routine visits to the doctor become a thing of the past in this Swedish locality with a digital service that relies on digital identification, SMS, and email.
Irish libraries evolve into accessible community hubs that meet the needs of their communities.
The Active Café helps senior citizens and young people with intellectual disabilities to socially integrate, foster their skills, regain self-esteem, and find their way into a functioning society.
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.
Be-More is an online platform which simplifies the search for a suitable apprenticeship in Liverpool.
The City of Omegna is working holistically to improve the town for the community, entrepreneurs, and the public sector.
A new entrepreneurial spirit is being fostered in schools in Finland with an entrepreneurship training that focuses on learning-by-doing, nudging teachers to keep a habit of lifelong learning.
Migrants are welcomed and supported through this community programme which helps them integrate into life in the UK.
Lithuanian professionals with internationally acquired experience help the Lithuanian Government adopt the best foreign practices.
The creativity of Irish citizens is supported and promoted through a programme dedicated to its integration into public policy.
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.
Public transport operational areas become dual-use intelligent distribution hubs, to help reduce delivery vehicle traffic and promote sustainability goals in the city.
An innovative partnership between public services, healthcare, and the voluntary sector, brings a more holistic, long-term approach to health and well-being – social prescribing – to reduce social isolation, strengthen community ties, and help people access support.