gE.CO partner meeting in Zaragoza

With new tools being developed and the goals of the Generative Commons Living Lab nearing fruition, gE.CO partners descended upon Zaragoza to take part a two-day event, packed with exchange, updates and tours. Patrizia Di Monte from our Spanish partner estonoesunsolar acted as generous host to the event and made sure partners felt at home. […]

gE.CO survey presented at AGORA event

Bahanur Nasya of gE.CO partner Eutropian, presented the outcomes of the survey at the AGORA exchange event. She outlined the research results of the Generative Commons Living Lab survey as well as the needs of commons initiatives during her presentation at the international thematic cluster workshop for cities in the Danube region. Survey offers glimpse […]

gE.CO tools presented at Aarhus Convention side event

New Toolkits gaining traction! Exciting new toolkits are being prepared by the Generative Commons Living Lab. Our partners are hard at work, creating and finalizing tools that will assist commons initiatives in providing frameworks, references, assistance and suggestions. More on the Aarhus convention We were extremely excited to be approached by the event organizers to […]

Introducing TUT – The Temporary Use Toolkit

Our partners are hard at work, putting the finishing touches on some comprehensive tools that will serve the commons, whether it be organizations, municipalities, institutions, individuals or groups of active citizens. One of the tools soon to be launched is the Empty Spaces Reuse Toolkit, developed by the collective work done at Estonoesunsolar. We’ve compiled […]

In their own words-the participation toolkit

Our partners are hard at work, putting the finishing touches on some comprehensive tools that will serve the commons, whether it be organizations, municipalities, institutions, individuals or groups of active citizens. One of the tools soon to be launched is the Participation Toolkit, developed by the collective work done at Open Lab Athens, a non-for-profit,digital […]

Introducing the participation toolkit

Our partners are hard at work, putting the finishing touches on some comprehensive tools that will serve the commons, whether it be organizations, municipalities, institutions, individuals or groups of active citizens. One of the tools soon to be launched is the Participation Toolkit, developed by the collective work done at Open Lab Athens, a non-for-profit,digital […]

Political Ideology, Community and the Commons.

Co-organized by the Generative Commons project and the Law department of the University of Turin, the conference of Urban Commons provided an extensive glimpse into the challenges facing commons as well as the tools at the disposal of initiatives and citizen movements. Research and papers from around the world were presented in what can be […]

Davide di Modugno – Ecclesiastical Properties as Common Goods

Co-organized by the Generative Commons project and the Law department of the University of Turin, the conference of Urban Commons provided an extensive glimpse into the challenges facing commons as well as the tools at the disposal of initiatives and citizen movements. Research and papers from around the world were presented in what can be […]

Virtual workshop connects community initiatives

On Monday 12th July, the gE.CO project team at Newcastle University ran a virtual workshop with community initiatives from across North East England. This workshop was open to local groups, both formal and informal, responsible for managing shared resources with and for their communities. It followed a series of interviews conducted with 15 groups from […]

New tools to be released soon

The excitement of the Generative Commons Living Lab partners were there for all to see as they discussed the new tools to be revealed later on this year. Currently being compiled, the new set of tools will be released under the following headings: The Temporary Reuse Toolkit The T.U.T. will facilitate, both to Public Administrations […]