Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad & Social Impact Factory Newsletter July 2017

Project : U-RLP Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad
City : Utrecht
Short description
Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad (Plan Einstein) is growing! At the end of July, we are welcoming a new group of residents at the Einsteindreef. Many enthusiastic coaches and organizations have joined Plan Einstein. Together we will for work for the professional future of new ánd old inhabitants of Overvecht! Time for an update of the Social Impact Factory’s activities.

On the project's side - Interview of the B-MINCOME project

Project : B-MINCOME - Combining guaranteed minimum income and active social policies in deprived urban areas
City : Barcelona
Short description
The UIA Secretariat organised a series of interviews with the projects selected under the topic "Urban Poverty". What is the most innovative elements of their project towards the fight against urban poverty? What are the main changes they are expecting? What are the main challenges they are confronted with? Hear the feedbacks from B-MINCOME project in Barcelona.

On the project's side - Interview of the CO-CITY project

Project : Co-City - The collaborative management of urban commons to counteract poverty and socio-spatial polarisation
City : Turin
Short description
The UIA Secretariat organised a series of interviews with the projects selected under the topic "Urban Poverty". What is the most innovative elements of their project towards the fight against urban poverty? What are the main changes they are expecting? What are the main challenges they are confronted with? Check the answers from the CO-CITY project in Turin.

On the project's side - Interview of the MAC project

Project : MAC - Monteruscello Agro City
City : Pozzuoli
Short description
The UIA Secretariat organised a series of interviews with the projects selected under the topic "Urban Poverty". What is the most innovative elements of their project towards the fight against urban poverty? What are the main changes they are expecting? What are the main challenges they are confronted with? Roberto Gerundo from MAC project, Pozzuoli, answers all our questions!

On the project's side - Interview of the 5Bridges project

Project : 5Bridges - Creating bridges between homeless and local communities
City : Nantes
Short description
The UIA Secretariat organised a series of interviews with the projects selected under the topic "Urban Poverty". What is the most innovative elements of their project towards the fight against urban poverty? What are the main changes they are expecting? What are the main challenges they are confronted with? Read the answers from the 5Bridges project from Nantes!

Cooking with each other every Sunday

Project : U-RLP Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad
City : Utrecht
Short description
30 asylum seekers and 40 young adults currently live in the same building in Overvecht, a neighbourhood in Utrecht. Once the office building has been fully renovated, 400 asylum seekers will move in. With the Utrecht refugee Launch Pad the municipality stimulates integration from day One.