social housing

La Serreta, a cooperative social housing in Cardedeu by Sostre Cívic

Sostre cívic: soil that is not for sale but for a meaningful living

Housing is increasingly becoming a huge problem for big cities and urban areas in general. In this sense, Barcelona is no exception to this rule and, even if it is in a much subtler way, neither is Catalonia as a whole.

Barcelona view

Acaba association: Airbnb hosts defend themselves from abusive fees

Acaba association was created to protect Aibnb hosts from the Barcelona City Council. Its members claim they were using the platform to help them pay the rent, not to speculate.  

Fèlix Casanellas, winner of the m4Social Inclusive Housing Challenge.

Fèlix Casanellas: “Technology must solve people’s problems”

Nonius is a technological solution project conceived by Fèlix Casanellas, who won the m4Social Inclusive Housing Challenge. In this interview he tells us about the project and his views on how technology can help society.