City to City Barcelona FAD Award : The award, created and developed by FAD, has been highlighting urban improvement projects since 2008. This December it opens a new call for contesters, this time focusing on the relationship between urban life and education.
Since its creation on 2008, City to City Barcelona FAD Award has been looking around the globe for urban projects, big and small, which really improve the life in the city. Since then, the award, developed in collaboration with Barcelona town hall and Catalonian government, has acknowledged more than 400 projects from 236 cities, from Medellín to Malmö, via Cape town or New York.
Although the spirit of the award has been very eclectic, recent years have witnessed an evolution towards an important presence of bottom-up projects and citizen participation. Now the 6th edition of the award arrives with changes. City to City will be biennial from now on, and also, 2016 edition will be theme-driven for the first time. click here to read full article….