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11/02/2016 - 08:34h

Weekend: It’s Santa Eulàlia, a big celebration!

Leisure. Popular culture takes to the streets and at night the city will be transformed by light.

11/02/2016 - 12:12h

Children call for the Fòrum to become a green space, more bike lanes and free Wi-Fi

Participation. Over eight hundred primary school pupils took part in the Children’s Proclamation, signalling the start of festivities for Santa Eulàlia.

11/02/2016 - 13:34h

The gradual eradication of glyphosate begins

Environment. Ten city neighbourhoods will stop using herbicides with the component in 2016 and work will focus on its complete eradication for 2017.

11/02/2016 - 13:23h

Recuperating the city’s democratic memory

Historical memory. The new Commissioner for Memory Programmes has the aim of maintaining and promoting contemporaneous memory among municipal institutions and residents.

11/02/2016 - 08:20h

Discover some of the city’s most emblematic buildings for free

Heritage. City Hall, the Photographic Archive of Barcelona, the centenarian Biblioteca Pública Arús and various museums are all holding open days.

Furnished dining room of an apartment Open video A boost to empty-flat handovers

A boost to empty-flat handovers

The City Council is extending its programme to borrow empty flats from individuals for use as social housing.

Girl reading a leaflet at a Youth Information Point

Working in the winter

The place with information, tools and resources for young people designed to help them find seasonal jobs.

Bicycle parked with views of Barcelona in the background

Air quality

Barcelona has a network of pollutant monitoring stations, which enable you to consult the air quality in your immediate surroundings, in real-time. Look them up on the air quality map.

Woman signing the lease for a flat

Financial aid for rent payments

New temporary municipal aid for tackling rent-payment problems afflicting individuals in vulnerable situations.

Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. You’ll find them all here. Explore and enjoy them!

Hombre esperando el autobús en una parada mientras sostiene en la mano la Tarjeta Rosa

Pink Card

A higher minimum-income limit for free and discounted Pink Cards, now available to even more people.

Panoramic view of Barcelona

A commitment to climate

A roadmap signed between Barcelona City Council and 800 citizen associations to fight the effects of climate change.


Check out on Interculturality Action BCN website and discover the initiatives and resources that make Barcelona such a diverse city committed to coexistence.

Living together

Look up a series of advice and recommendations for boosting harmony in Barcelona. Because it's the people who make the city a better place and we're counting on you.

A group of elderly people attending a dance class.

Choose your course

Check out the new range of courses and workshops on offer at civic centres, libraries and other centres in the city. You can pick and mix!

Two women working in front of a computer

Working in Barcelona

Discover the tools being offered by the city for promoting employment, business care and entrepreneurship.Working in Barcelona.

Students playing with a skeleton in a classroom.


 Check out the schools, what they offer and the educational services available in Barcelona.

Open video Employment commitment plan

Employment commitment plan

Assistance programme for small and medium-sized companies that recruit long-term unemployed workers over 40 years of age.

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