04/12/2015 - 19:13 h

The Barcelona Commitment to Climate, an exemplary initiative at the world climate summit

Environment. The French government recognised this participatory project as a document which may contribute to the success of the Paris conference.

04/12/2015 - 14:42 h

Barcelona defends the role of cities in managing the refugee crisis

International relations. Speaking at the world summit of cities against climate change, Ada Colau, criticised states for being sluggish in their decision-making.

29/11/2015 - 13:59 h

Barcelona marches against climate change

Environment. Thousands of people took part in the climate march to call for greater reductions in carbon dioxide emissions and demand the use of renewable energy.

23/11/2015 - 18:10 h

The City Council adopts the Barcelona Commitment to Climate

Environment. It is being joined by 800 citizen associations it has prepared a document with for presentation at the COP21 Climate Change Conference.

18/11/2015 - 12:33 h

The Movement for Climate Justice is born

Environment. The movement is a citizen network to accelerate the fight against climate change.

22/10/2015 - 13:45 h

The City Council calls for the repeal of the Spanish State's decree on energy self-consumption

Energy. The City Council sees self-consumption and self-production as essential tools for fighting against energy poverty and as a measure for reducing climate change.

21/10/2015 - 19:02 h

Barcelona boosts its commitment on climate

Sustainability. The document outlines the priorities of the city in the fight against climate change.

21/10/2015 - 18:57 h

Barcelona invokes its commitment to the climate

Sustainability. The municipal government has presented the Commission for Ecology, Urban Planning and Mobility with a document that sets out the city's priorities in the fight against climate change.

03/03/2020 - 19:03 h

The climate emergency and the impact of waste at the centre of a new awareness-raising campaign aimed at city residents.

Recycling campaign. In February, Barcelona launched a new sensitisation and awareness-raising campaign aimed at city residents about waste collection and recycling, which this year focuses on the context of the Climate Emergency.

25/03/2019 - 15:10 h

Barcelona City Council launches a campaign encouraging citizens to invest in solar panelling at a public facility

Energy. The Convent de Sant Agustí community centre will be the first municipal building offering citizens the chance to invest in local solar energy. The crowdlending system means investors will get their money back.