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  • The future of public services

    What is the future of ‪‎public services‬ and how can ‪‎equality‬ achieved? Today the ‪‎Equality Exchange‬ project launches 5 short think pieces from UK organisations. Read short summaries of the think pieces here.   › More

    • 28.08.2013
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  • Spanish city emerges as high-tech prototype

    Spain and in particular the city of Santander is getting smarter despite the recession. People living there can use digital technology to sort out their rubbish, shop, check bus times and arrange almost their entire lives. Santander is emerging as a prototype for high-tech cities around the world. A › More

    • 13.08.2013
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  • Innovation and the City: A Dialogue with Mayor Nenshi of Calgary

    Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of Calgary, shares simple but powerful ideas about transforming cities into global innovation engines. In this discussion, he highlights the importance of envisioning a better future, addresses Canada’s use of natural resources, speaks to the need for civic engagement and › More

    • 13.08.2013
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  • Civic urbanity by Charles Landry

    This idea seeks to realign individual desires and self-interest within a collective consciousness focused as much on responsibilities for ‘us’ and our ‘our joint world’ rather than choices that are only for ‘me’ and my more selfish needs. Read more. › More

    • 13.08.2013
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