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16/10/2017 - 14:21

Less bureaucracy in social services

Social services. The new Social and Economic Benefit Office will act as a one-stop shop for simplifying social services management, procedures and support.

10/10/2017 - 17:43

Budget proposal for economic stability and social priorities

Budget. The project demonstrates there is no let-up in the city’s economy and reaffirms its commitment to people, sustainable mobility and citizen welfare.

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The foundations to a new form of governance


We are publishing important information for citizens on a broad range of issues that include budgets, hiring, invitations to tender, urban planning and a long etc. We go through several transparency assessments every year.



We guarantee participatory channels for all citizens, under a commitment to embracing and responding to their contributions. We wish to govern with the citizens.


Open Data

We are making information available to everyone, in standardised, digital and open formats, to make it more accessible and promote its re-use.

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