26/03/2020 - 19:03h

‘Barcelona des de casa’, the website with information, resources and care advice to tackle Covid-19

COVID-19. The website provides information on all municipal measures under way because of the state of emergency.

03/04/2020 - 14:27h

Solidarity buses transport hospital patients to isolation facilities

COVID-19. Over two hundred TMB drivers have volunteered to collaborate with logistics for the health emergency in Barcelona.

02/04/2020 - 13:56h

Twelve tonnes of protective materials arrive for staff providing essential services

COVID-19. The material was purchased from China and will cover needs for roughly the next four weeks.

01/04/2020 - 14:30h

New cleaning teams to disinfect waste containers

COVID-19. Eight teams start disinfection tasks in Horta-Guinardó, Nou Barris and Sant Andreu.

01/04/2020 - 14:40h

Call for donations of material for the digital production of protective medical equipment

COVID-19. The donations will help materials to be produced using 3D printing.

Two female experts in gender violence giving a young woman information at a BCN Antimasclista Stand

Assistance for victims of gender violence

The Assistance, Recovery and Shelter Service (SARA) offering face-to-face and telephone assistance is staying open, to ensure assistance for women, children and teenagers during the health crisis. Find out all about it!

People working in an office.

Barcelona Activa in the face of the health crisis

Online and telephone information, aid and resource service for freelance, companies, cooperatives, associations and workers to take on the economic hardships arising from the effects of the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus.

A fruit stand in a market

Municipal markets as an essential service

Barcelona’s municipal markets are considered essential services and are operating during their usual opening hours during the confinement period for coronavirus. The markets have stepped up home deliveries and online sales to help strengthen health measures.

A boy working in a kitchen

Tax flexibility in response to the Covid-19 crisis

The City Council is launching a shock tax-measure plan to guarantee the solvency of families, freelancers and companies.

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BCN stays on the move at home

The Barcelona Institute of Sports (IBE) has launched a campaign with suggestions and resources for people to do sports at home during the state of emergency for Covid-19. Find out more and take part!

Boy doing a workshop with mud on the ground

Community centres #desdecasa

They may be closed during the health crisis, but the city’s community centres are still open for people to use from home #desdecasa. Social media allows you to keep up with their activities, intended for all sorts of users.

Barcelona LGBTI Centre’s façade

Barcelona LGBTI Centre

The Barcelona LGBTI Centre is running a special programme during the confinement period, which you can follow live on its Instagram profile (@barcelonalgtbi). Find out more!

Barcelona Llibres

Barcelona City Council offers a catalogue of free downloadable publications for you to enjoy during the time you have to stay at home because of the Covid-19 outbreak.

Three children playing with wooden toys in a municipal nursery school.

Pre-registration and enrolment for nursery schools

Find out about the pre-registration and enrolment process for municipal nursery schools in Barcelona for the 2019-2020 school year.

A woman watering plants on a flat’s terrace Open video Be a part of the Climate Plan

Be a part of the Climate Plan

Find out about all the things you can do to combat climate change and become familiar with Barcelona’s climate emergency declaration so we can tackle the main challenges.

A group of people in an industrial building assembling cardboard boxes.

Social and solidarity economy

The City Council is fostering and promoting the Social and Solidarity Economy with resources that include training, support, economic aid, responsible public procurement and the allocation of venues and materials. Find out all about it!

Operator working in a mobile green point

Waste management

All you need to know about managing waste and helping to make the city more sustainable.

Castellers de Barcelona perfoming at plaça Sant Jaume

Traditions and memory

Discover Barcelona’s traditions, popular culture and enchanting spots, as well as initiatives and programmes to preserve the memory of our past. 

Two young women buy vegetables outside a shop.

Women and Feminisms

Find out about women’s support services and the resources available to combat discrimination and sexist violence and promote gender equality.

Panoramic view of Barcelona

Neighbourhood Plan

Programme aimed at reducing inequalities between Barcelona neighbourhoods, backing access to income, services, urban quality and welfare.

A cyclist riding along a bike lane

Mobility and transport

Find out what services are available to help you get around the city and discover how mobility is changing in Barcelona and becoming healthier, safer, more sustainable and better-connected. 

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Guide for companies on LGBTI rights

Best practice guide for companies on managing sexual and gender diversity and protecting LGBTI rights.

Panoramic view of Barcelona Open video Climate emergency

Climate emergency

Barcelona is declaring a climate emergency and speeding up a series of changes that commit all the city’s players. Find out all about it!

A group of women with functional diversities in a dance workshop

Inclusive-communication guide

Consult this guide, which is published by Barcelona City Council, for promoting inclusive communication and language reflecting the diversity of society.

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Commitment to the Agenda 2030

Find out about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in the environmental, social, economic and institutional fields and get involved.