Launch of three test houses for recycling

Project : Super Circular Estate - First Circular Social Housing Estate for 100% Material and Social Circularity
City : Kerkrade
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The first quarter of 2019 will be an exciting time for the Super Circular Estate project in Kerkrade. For this period the long-awaited hoisting moment is planned, which will be the kick-off for the building of the three test houses of the Super Circulate Estate.

MARES’ commitment to Sustainable Fashion

Project : MARES - Resilient urban ecosystems for a sustainable economy
City : Madrid
Short description
More than 200 people participated in the Sustainable Fashion Week organized by the European project MARES de Madrid on the 23rd, 24th, 25th and 28th of October. The main objective of this event was to promote sustainable fashion, also known as “slow fashion”, as an alternative for one of the world’s most polluting industries.

CORE talks about the future

Project : CoRE - Centre of Refugee Empowerment
City : Vienna
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In January, the first CORE “Future Talk” took place at the CORE Centre and with the focus on Hamburg’s best practice models in the field of labour market integration of the refugees. Beate Spyrou, the representative of Hamburg’s Chamber of Crafts and the project manager of Hamburg’s IQ Netzwerk, gave a presentation about Hamburg’s approach to integrating refugees into the labour market.

Curing the Limbo infiltrates the neighbourhoods of Athens

Project : Curing the Limbo - From apathy to active citizenship: Empowering refugees and migrants in limbo state to ignite housing affordability
City : Athens
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Exploring the neighbourhoods of Athens. On November, SynAthina initiated the public event series for “Curing the Limbo” in the neighbourhood of Athens. This came as a conclusion following an in-depth field research run by the project’s team.