Beyond the figures - the joy that young people want to do good things for Cluj. And they do make these things happen :).
means bringing together the Old and New Cluj, which is related to the cultural, natural, material or immaterial heritage, as well as the interaction between the members of the traditional Cluj community and the communities formed by the city magnet behavior of the city attracting young people, investors, tourists from both the region and the country, as well as from across the European continent.
means addressing the challenges of city sustainability and the local community from an environmental point of view, namely the relationship of man and nature.
means to bring to public attention some themes, ideas and initiatives that bring novelty in the community life of Cluj, generates a debate and a constructive exchange of opinions. Novelty can mean both the subject itself and the approach used during the implementation.
means the identification and activation of spaces in Cluj as well as the rethinking of existing spaces through which they can acquire another function, even temporary.
highlighting and putting under the spotlights of individual stories that highlight the diversity and multicultural aspects of the city, as well as human interconnection among community members through these stories.
means initiatives that address the process of growing up of the local community members, from an early age by becoming active citizens of the city (especially children and young people).
- Flowers at the post office, mural painting at Ghibu High School and WhatsApp for seniors - Com'ON Cluj-Napoca 2019, in figures
From pantomime in public institutions to smart technology courses for the elderly and from film screenings for children to mural painting in a high school building – in November, over 100 young people implemented 37 initiatives for a better city within of the Com'ON Cluj-Napoca participatory process.
- Dozens of events, actions, campaigns submitted by young people in the Com'ON Cluj-Napoca participatory process take place throughout November in the city
From theater performances to mural painting by students and technology workshops for the elderly to film screenings or exhibitions - the initiatives are diverse and take place in parks, theaters, former production halls, cinemas in Cluj.
- White Paper on Participatory Budgeting for Youth in Europe
PONT Group, in partnership with six other organizations, created a framework document in order to offer support and guidelines for any city that wishes to implement a participatory budgeting process for young people.