Read CURANT's 3rd project journal!

Project : CURANT - Co-housing and case management for Unaccompanied young adult Refugees in ANTwerp
City : Antwerp
Short description
With 39 duos of young refugees and local buddies already cohabitating, the delivery of the new modular housing units and a wide range of active inclusion measures being tested, the CURANT project is progressing at full speed in its implementation phase.

Read U-RLP's 3rd project journal!

Project : U-RLP Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad
City : Utrecht
Short description
The decision of the Dutch national agency for reception of asylum seekers (COA) to anticipate the closure of Plan Einstein and the transfer of asylum seekers in another center (in another area of the city) could have represented a hard blow for the URL-Pad local team.

Read the 2nd project journal of Tast'in Fives

Project : TAST’in FIVES - Transforming Areas with Social Talents: Feed, Include, Value, Educate, Share
City : Lille
Short description
Faced with several issues that consistently delayed the works of the community kitchen and the surrounding spaces (mainly due to additional depollution interventions needed), the Tast’n Fives partnership has demonstrated how reactivity and adaptation are two key aspects of innovation processes.

Research on wooden letters for letterpress printing in the USA

Project : APPLAUSE - Alien Plant Species from harmful to useful with citizens' led activities
City : Ljubljana
Short description
Within the Applause project, Studio tipoRenesansa is focused on production of wooden letters for relief printing. Along with lead letters, wooden type was traditionally used for printing for more than 500 years. Although printing with movable type was invented in Europe, upon its decline in the 2nd half of 20th Century the majority of wood type production knowledge was lost, very much so in Slovenia.

Local producers have the word!

Project : URBAN SOIL 4 FOOD - Establishment of Innovative Urban Soil Based Economy Circles to Increase Local Food Self-sufficiency and Minimize Environmental Footprint
City : Maribor
Short description
In the past few months, project partner Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship started collecting the needed data in the local environment and conducting a personal survey of local food producers, in order to create an appropriate database of local supply chains of Maribor with rural hinterland and key data on providers, quantities of local and processed vegetables, fruits and other products, semi-products and raw materials. The collected data provide the basis for the creation of the modern InnoRural's online marketplace and modern mobile phone application.