Since February we’ve started the adventure of our Co-Housing in Via Borgo Palazzo 130. Eleven families are experimenting with a new model of collaborative living, together with supportive neighbors and a multidisciplinary team that accompanies them on a path to autonomy. Now it’s time to show this building to the city: the Co-Housing will host […]
Altolà: here comes our photo contest!
What happens when sports conquer the city? We ask this to girls and boys born in 2009, 2010 and 2011: tell it with a photo! Sports in the urban context is the theme of the CAPACITyES photo contest “ALTOLÀ – Sports surprise the city”. The initiative is open to boys and girls of the secondary […]
Co-Housing, the opening day
Innovative, participative, designed to strenghten the community, realized with a careful use of resources. The Co-Housing of CAPACITyES is creating new life in the pavilion of the former Women’s Observatory of Borgo Palazzo: in this video we revisit the day of the inauguration, with the assessors Marcella Messina (Social Policy), Loredana Poli (Education, university, training, […]
Calling supportive neighbours for the Co-Housing
We’re looking for supportive neighbours for the adventure of our CAPACITyES Co-Housing! We’ve recently opened the new facility, in the pavilion 8 of ASST Papa Giovanni XXIII, restored by CAPACITyES project, under the UIA – Urban Innovative Actions programme, with FESR funds. Ten families have moved in the new accommodations on Borgo Palazzo and have […]
Co-Housing: the new apartments are open!
The pavilion 8 in the ASST center on Borgo Palazzo starts a new life. Today, after more than two years of work, the City of Bergamo has inaugurated the new Co-Housing building, implemented by the project CAPACITyES – Children Against Poverty Awake the city Education System, under the Urban Innovative Actions programme. The Co-Housing apartments […]
Hub x Christmas: holidays with Hub 4 Kids!
Christmas holidays with the mood of Hub 4 Kids: creativity, fun, opportunities to learn and grow up together. In the next few weeks DASTE arts center will host two events for children, organised by CAPACITyES partners: an activity for kids from 9 to 13 and another for younger children, 4 to 8. The program includes […]
ANCI conference: a focus on the CAPACITyES project
Focus on CAPACITyES at the ANCI national conference, to discuss together ideas and opportunities for the future of cities. In these days Bergamo is hosting the annual meeting of the National Association of Italian Municipalities, on the theme “The voice of the country”: the program also includes two appointments dedicated to the perspectives offered by […]
Hub4Bees, the summer play schemes promote the ideas of the Hub4Kids
Hub4Bees: playing, learning and creating. In the last few weeks children and young people from Bergamo have experienced the mood of the future Hub4Kids in the play schemes operated in the city in the run-up to the opening of the facility on via Serassi, which is drawing nearer and nearer. So after the Open Day […]
Everyone loves HUB4KIDS
A day of games, music and creative workshops open to all the children and young people of the Borgo Palazzo, Sant’Anna and Celadina Summer Activities Centres to celebrate the future HUB4KIDS of the CAPACITyES project, at the former Cascina Serassi. More than 500 kids thronged the Cittadella dello Sport sports centre all day long for […]
The Migrantour guides take Ulysses to World Refugee Day
Walking in Ulysses’ footsteps for World Refugee Day. The murals created by street artist Luogo Comune in the Borgo Palazzo district are one of the locations on the tours organised by the City of Bergamo’s Immigrant Integration Project and by Cooperativa Ruah’s Migrantour to mark this day. For the occasion there are four tours on […]