Democratisation of care work
Barcelona is a pioneering city in implementing feminist policies in one of the areas that creates the most discrimination and inequality: care work.
Tasked with a clear transformational purpose, Caring City aims to be a tool to help bring recognition to the social value of care work, and to ensure the right to care and be cared for in decent, quality conditions.
What is happening?
What is happening?
What do we want to do?
We are launching a programme with 68 initiatives to highlight the importance of care work, to socialise the responsibility of care work, to ensure decent working conditions for workers, entities and individuals providing care work, to improve the quality of the services and to empower the people receiving or providing care.
27/07/2020 - 22:55 h
ADVISORY. Barcelona Activa launches a socio-directed advisory service for organizations that directly provide professional care services.
"We need to rethink social and labor integration projects and active employment policies with a gender perspective"
27/07/2020 - 16:08 h
PRECARIOUSNESS. Interview with Raquel León, president of the Barabara Educació cooperative, about the inn in marxa del seu project "Women against precariourness".
25/07/2020 - 17:31 h
COVID-19. The number of civic officers and information staff has been increased to 230 around the city.
23/07/2020 - 11:17 h
CONTACT. During the month of August, people or families who have an emergency in the area of hiring a domestic worker and care can send a message through WhatsApp.
Barcelona Cuida space
Barcelona Cuida is a pioneering centre promoting all the existing care-related resources in the city and putting them within people’s reach.
The centre offers information, advice and guidance for the city’s carers and cared-for.
It also acts as a meeting and networking point for individuals, professionals and organisations.
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