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LOCAL INITIATIVES

Amsterdam, Seattle, Warsaw & Nijmegen

DE BIOGASBOOT A M S T E R D A M Together with several partners, Café de Ceuvel is building the world’s very first Biogas Boat! This boat will be able to convert organic waste into biogas, in order to cook on in their restaurant. This is the next step in the mission of De Ceuvel to reduce their waste production and close as many loops as possible, contributing to a transition towards a sustainable circular economy.

biogasboot.nl cafedeceuvel.nl

MIASTO JEST NASZE

WA R S AW Miasto Jest Nasze was involved in Open

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GARDENS SKATEPARK

C A P E T O W N The Mill Street Skatepark (or Gardens Skatepark) is the first price winner of an international design competition for inventive ways to re-design disused spaces in urban neighbourhoods around the world. Since then, this skatepark is an example for the use of many vacant spaces in the city of Cape Town, creating safe places where people can gather, feel free and learn from each other.

themillpark.blogspot.nl buildingtrustinternational.org

DE BROEDERIJ

N I J M E G E N In an old farm in Nijmegen, the new

Jazdów, an urban movement that fights for public spaces, heritage, and other urban challenges. They are connected to both local government and bottom-up initiatives and won several court cases fighting for the preservation of public space and Warsaw heritage.

cultural hotspot De Broederij is located. The place focuses on activities for kids and lets them build things and make art. It is also the place for the people of the surrounding neighbourhood Lindenholt to meet and initiate their own projects.

miastojestnasze.org

debroederij.nl

Profile for Pakhuis de Zwijger

New Amsterdam #10  

New Democracy | 10 years Pakhuis de Zwijger | Maakplaats 021 | FabCity Movement | Global Parliament of Mayors | Equal Access | Humans of Ams...

New Amsterdam #10  

New Democracy | 10 years Pakhuis de Zwijger | Maakplaats 021 | FabCity Movement | Global Parliament of Mayors | Equal Access | Humans of Ams...

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