case studies list for social affairs

case study

case study date : 06-01-2015
brochure/report, good practices

Integrating services at local level

The first in our series 'Social Investment in Cities' this publication presents good practice examples from 10 major European cities on how they integrate services at local level in areas such as migration, youth, childcare, unemployment and homelessness.

case study

case study date : 02-12-2014
brochure/report, good practices

case study

case study date : 11-09-2014
good practices

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Cities in action: Gijon's Citizen Card for transport

Imagine a single card that allows you to pay your bus fare, hire a bike and take out a library book: that’s Gijon’s ‘Citizen Card’. Today, 250,000 of Gijon’s citizens – 80% of the city’s population - carry this card, unlocking services and facilities across the city.

case study

case study date : 07-05-2014
cities in action

  •  economy

Cities in action: careers advice for young people

BEACH - Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut

case study

case study date : 18-02-2014
cities in action

  •  economy

Cities in action: careers advice for young people

BEACH - Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut

case study

case study date : 18-02-2014
cities in action

  •  knowledge society

Cities supporting eInclusion and citizen participation

our publication demonstrates what cities are doing to facilitate digital access and IT skills to promote employability, job creation, social inclusion and integration, and help stimulate our economies

case study

case study date : 21-11-2013
brochure/report, good practices

  •  economy

Cities in action: Demola, Tampere

Tampere has developed a co-creation platform for students, companies and universities to develop solutions to real-world challenges. The student team owns the rights to the final product or service and can choose to further develop or license to the partner company.

case study

case study date : 23-09-2013
cities in action

  •  economy

Cities in action: AGAPO, Brno

Young people make up nearly a quarter of the unemployed in Brno and those with disabilities find it particularly challenging to secure a job. AGAPO works with this vulnerable group to support their transition into the workplace.

case study

case study date : 20-09-2013
cities in action

  •  economy
  •  environment

Cities in action: L'Ile de Nantes

When the Nantes shipyards closed, they left behind not only physical scars but a strong impact on the local community. The city's regeneration plan is transforming the industrial area into a sustainable living, working and leisure environment.

case study

case study date : 20-09-2013
cities in action