29/04/2016 - 17:52h

Pre-registration for municipal nurseries begins

Education. From 2 to 13 May, the pre-registration period is open for the 98 municipal nurseries for the 2016-2017 school year.

29/04/2016 - 17:26h

Poetry takes over the city

From 4 to 10 May, the ninth edition of Barcelona Poesia offers the ideal occasion to hear the best in Catalan poetry.

homenatge a Berta Cáceres

29/04/2016 - 17:39h

The city pays homage to the activist Berta Cáceres

Distinctions. Cáceres will be posthumously awarded the 16th Joan Alsina Award for Human Rights and a popular tribute to the activist will take place in Nou Barris.

28/04/2016 - 17:29h

“I have a life and a home again”

Social services. Antoni Cortiñas is part of the municipal work group involving people who have experienced homelessness in Barcelona.

28/04/2016 - 15:55h

Cities work on promoting sustainability

Environment. Barcelona signed The Basque Declaration, which calls for a more liveable and inclusive Europe, as well as insisting the TTIP poses a threat.

Girls in the open air

Youth work in summer

The place with information, tools and resources for young people designed to help them enter the labour market, especially in the summer. 

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Public housing

All the information on public housing in Barcelona: rented and officially protected flats, grants, housing offices and lots more.

Revamp your wardrobe

An exchange network promoted by entities, associations and municipal facilities to encourage responsible consumption and waste prevention.

Students playing with a skeleton in a classroom.


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

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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.

Pianos are coming to parks

Every Sunday in April and May will have a travelling piano put up in a park in one of Barcelona’s ten districts, as part of the Maria Canals Music Competition.

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!

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Financial aid for revamping

Check out the financial aid available for revamping flats and buildings to improve citizens' quality of life.

Stairs inside the new Canòdrom facilities

Creative research park

Multi-purpose space for turning creative ideas in areas like digital culture into up-and-coming business projects, and for bringing together talent, entrepreneurship and funding sources.

Co-creation at Fab Ateneus

A co-creation network for putting collective intelligence at the service of the city and its neighbourhoods.

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.

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Working in Barcelona

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

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.


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

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