Insieme per il Bene Comune – dalla Terra al Cielo, Saturday May 7

Saturday, May 7th, 2016 from 10:00 to 16:00 the one-day event “Insieme per il bene comune – dalla terra al cielo” will be held in Rome at the “Isola Felice”, garden, next to the Church of St. Felice da Cantalice in the Centocelle district. It is a civic maintenance and urban mending initiative that closes […]

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HABITAT III

Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, taking place in Quito, Ecuador, 17–20 October 2016. In the Prague conference the discussions covered various topics, and in the Prague declaration they noted the importance of promoting: Innovative and productive cities. Green, compact, resource efficient and resilient cities. Inclusive and safe cities. Good […]

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IASC European Regional Conference, Bern 10-13 May 2016

LabGov with professor Christian Iaione will take part in the next IASC conference! The 4th European Regional Meeting of IASC will have place in Bern from the 10th to the 13th May with the following subject: “Commons in a ‘glocal’ world: global connections and local responses”. IASC (International Association for the Study of the Commons) […]

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UrbanMeta, Eutropian and an Advice from the Research

UrbanMeta represents a large part of the Venetian civil society and stakeholders of the building sector. This network includes economic groups, professionals, universities, trade unions, builders and environmentalists. These actors have decided to be a part of a worktable to face the issues of the government of the area and the land consumption in a […]

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Pilastro is Bologna

What is Pilastro? Pilastro is a development project of Pilastro area , situated in the suburb of Bologna. It is promoted by the city of Bologna, with the support of the Regione Emilia Romagna, Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e di Ravenna and Cooperativa sociale Camelot-Officine Cooperative. The aim of that project is to add value to […]

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LAB New Congress Vienna : New narrative about Europe’s identity and purpose

LAB New Vienna congress Fondation wants to co-disigne a new future for Europe trough the process of decision making . 50 European pioneers from the fields of politics, business, science, art, religion, and civil society, LAB participants will take part to give their contribute and test methods of consensus to give to Europe a new narrative made […]

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Energy for the cities : 6-8 April 2016 Bologna

From 6 to 30 April It is set up in the exhibition spaces of the Urban Center Social residential, a photographic survey to Bologna, edited by Boundary Line for Contemporary Photography, with photographs by William Guerrieri, Guido Guidi, Francesco Blacks, Marco Zanta. The theme of the exhibition will be examined during a series of lectures,on […]

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CO-Bologna restarts to build new forms of collaborative governance

The long route of the CO-Bologna project – the cooperation agreement between the Municipality of Bologna and Fondazione del Monte of Bologna and Ravenna to deepen and continue in the innovative process and administrative trial started in 2011, aiming to promoting cooperative forms of governance of the commons – is about to restart. The forthcoming […]

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Threat to National Psyche: How London Reacts

The author Will Self suggests this idea of “the threat to national psyche”, talking about what happened in the City Hall of London where campaigners gathered to protest against privatisation of public spaces not only in London but throughout UK. Will Self focused his attention on this first public reaction and analyzes the consequences. The […]

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At Storytelling Lesson with Dino Amenduni

Dino Amenduni, political communicator and Proforma partner who first formulated the idea and the logo of the co-cities, was the star of the workshop organized by LabGov last February 26. The topics covered in his lecture were Storytelling and digital reputation. The practice of storytelling has gradually changed over the years, even with the changing […]

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