Berlin

Divided city, reunified city and new, old capital city. In Berlin, special status has become routine, as has a chronic lack of public funds. The unemployment rate lies far above the national average, there is hardly any industry, but young people continue to pour into the city. The governing mayor once described Berlin’s appeal as “poor but sexy”. The city’s greatest resource is its unusual spatial reserves, including such spectacular ones as the 386-hectare former   More...
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    Allmende-Kontor

    Berlin
    Urban gardening laboratory/network/showroom, enhancement of biodiversity (traditional seeds), healthy and cheap food; promotion of the commons principle, diverse communities   More ...
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    betahaus

    Berlin
    Co-Co-working, networking, community building, start-up hub; Financing: sharing, rentals, workshop fees, consulting   More ...
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    Initiative Möckernkiez

    Berlin
    Civic initiative and housing cooperative, civic planning and construction of an integrative housing quarter, communal and cross-generational living (ecologically sustainable   More ...
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    RÜTLI-WEAR

    Berlin
    Branding, fashion design, textile production and distribution, silkscreen printing, further education, training in business skills and PR, empowerment of disadvantaged youngsters   More ...
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    Open Design City (ODC)

    Berlin
    Co-creation, open design, soft tools and skills, community building, DIY empoWerment, education   More ...