14/02/2020 - 18:40h

Two initiatives to reduce the impact of the cancellation of the MWC Barcelona 2020

City Council. Barcelona Opportunity Week is being promoted jointly with the city’s main economic stakeholders and comes in addition to Barcelona Tech Spirit, an initiative by the city’s entrepreneurial sector as part of Barcelona...

13/02/2020 - 20:00h

Pedestrians and public transport get priority in the new Via Laietana

Urban planning. Two traffic lanes will disappear to make way for wider pavements and more space for buses and bicycles.

13/02/2020 - 16:42h

New Telegram channel for InfoBarcelona

City Council. The InfoBarcelona telegram channel is an addition to the rest of the City Council’s digital communication services.

10/02/2020 - 16:36h

Appealing and familiar science to encourage new vocations

Science. The STEAM-Fòrum imbues 2,000 baccalaureate and fourth-year secondary school pupils with a passion for science, through fifteen recreational and surprising experiments.

13/02/2020 - 18:57h

A survey to identify and counter inequality in cultural participation

Culture and free time. The study details the interest and concerns of citizens regarding culture.

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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!

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Barcelona Districte Cultural

Enjoy local culture. Check out the range of offers on music, theatre, dance, circus and performing-art shows playing at your neighbourhood’s cultural facilities.

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Study rooms

If you’ve got to study, Barcelona takes away the hard slog. Check out the daytime and night-time study rooms available in the city.

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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.

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Working in Barcelona

Discover the tools being offered by the city for promoting employment, business care and entrepreneurship.Working in Barcelona.

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Districts and neighbourhoods

Embrace the essence of each Barcelona districts and step into the different city neighbourhoods.

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Cultural calendar

You can find full information on the main events planned for Barcelona’s cultural calendar.

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Barcelona LGBTI Centre

This is a pioneering municipal service run by the Catalan LGBTI Organisations Platform, offering an extensive range of information, guidance, direct-assistance and awareness-raising services.

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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. 

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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.

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Get informed

Fancy discovering your available academic itineraries and best training options? You have until 25 March to take part in the “Get In-formed” programme’s activities.

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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.

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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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Waste management

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

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Work for young people

If you’re young and looking for work, or you can’t find the work you’d like, check out Barcelona Activa’s advice, training, entrepreneurship and research services.

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Women and Feminisms

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

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Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. You’ll find them all here. Explore and enjoy them!

Festa Majors

Find out about the wide range of festa majors on big annual festivals taking place in Barcelona’s districts and neighbourhoods and take advantage of the good weather for enjoying them.  

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Children's activities

In Barcelona, you’ll find a wide range of entertainment and leisure activities for little ones. Don’t miss out!

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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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New public transport prices

Find out all about the new price model and range of public transport tickets coming into force in 2020 in the Barcelona Metropolitan Area.

Discover Barcelona

Step into the city’s districts and neighbourhoods, and enjoy its attractions: urban areas, cultural and architectural heritage, nature areas, leisure, study centres or museums.

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Neighbourhood Plan

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

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Anti-sexist BCN

Barcelona rejects all forms of violence against women. Find out about the services at hand in the fight against gender violence, from prevention to care and emergency accommodation.

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Commerce in Barcelona

Full information on the city’s commercial network: commerce in the districts, local offers, activities calendar, consumer assistance, shopping centres and outdoor markets.

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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!

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Sports calendar

Check out the key dates on the city's sports calendar and the spaces and options for getting into shape.