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.
A diverse pool of 28,000 participants came together to collectively “hack” digital challenges related to the Corona crisis resulting in a great variety of solutions, co-created by civil society and public authorities.
A novel approach to recycling sees plastic bottles exchanged for discounts on public transport tickets in Italy.
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.
“Bully Box” is an app which allows young people, parents, and teachers to safely and anonymously report acts of bullying in schools.
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.
Finland seeks to educate 1% of European citizens in the basics of Artificial Intelligence to bring to the EU an understanding and capability to match China and the USA in these applications.
Be-More is an online platform which simplifies the search for a suitable apprenticeship in Liverpool.
A system developed in Switzerland creates trustworthy government communication channels and digital identities for citizens.
A digital wizard tool provides various opportunities for schoolchildren to do their own programming and explore the world of bits and bytes.
Ulm has been chosen as one of Germany’s Cities of the Future, implementing digital projects using a bottom-up co-creation approach which will develop the urban environment in a more sustainable way.
An e-governance App is launched which facilitates citizen participation and helps the administration communicate with the city’s residents.
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2021
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.
Volunteers are individually connected with people living within a 15-minute walking distance who need support with everyday tasks, strengthening local solidarity and neighbourly relationships.
A small but well-connected town attracts young remote workers to the area by offering them a year in discounted accommodation and access to a co-working space.