The Youth Green Movement (previously the Green Student Movement) is a Danish group of young climate activists fighting for a greener future with a biodiversity and climate crisis mindset.
Bringing volunteers together for civil protection
FILIOS ZEUS is a recent flagship initiative in civil protection in Archanes, Greece. It brings together volunteer groups to strengthen citizens’ awareness and involvement in civil protection.
From an abandoned hospital to a Climate Justice Center and Movement School
Casa dels Futurs is a Spanish initiative aiming to save the planet and catalyze the transition to climate-resilient communities by building an educational and physical infrastructure to further reinforce social and ecological movements.
Mobilising the community to overcome crises
In 2015, the Fundão Rejects Dam breach in Minas Gerais threw millions of tons of toxic minerals into the river Doce, which were carried through 600 km until Linhares, where the quilombo is located, heavily impacting the area.
Volunteer solidarity to fight against disasters
The National Association of Volunteers (NAVRB) was established in the Republic of Bulgaria in 2014. The project aims to assist professional services in risk prevention and disaster management through building, maintaining and developing a network of passionate volunteers.
The Experimental Housing: Working towards a more sustainable use of resources
The Experimental Housing is a self-built project at an abandoned “experimental site” at Svartlamon with the aim to work towards a more frugal and sustainable use of resources while encouraging self-building.
A community network to observe the impact of floods
The Flood Impact Observers Network develops innovative tools to observe the impacts of floods which will provide the necessary intervention for vulnerable groups.
A platform to stop ecological destruction
Muğla Environment Platform is an initiative developed by citizens and non-governmental organizations from all Turkish cities to protect nature and common living spaces in the Muğla region
An ambitious vision for the largest protected area in Italy
The Pollino National Park, the largest newly established protected area in Italy, covers almost 200 000 hectares between Calabria and Basilicata.
A voluntary system of civil defence in Florence
In Florence, since the terrible floods in 1966, many citizens’ organisations and groups have cooperated daily with the municipal civil defence system.
Findings from inspiring bottom-up initiatives
ACCTING has published a report on these inspiring practice cases of bottom-up initiatives, examining their types and characteristics. ... read more
Co-creating innovative solutions: ACCTING to hold its first Open Studios
As ACCTING’s first project cycle is coming to an end soon, the team is organising the first set of Open Studios, taking place in March ... read more
ACCTING seminar on Feminist Methodologies
ACCTING is organising an online seminar which aims to explore the ways in which feminist methodologies will improve research, as well ... read more
Introducing ACCTING’s research lines
ACCTING aims to understand the impact of Green Deal policy initiatives on individual and collective behaviours with specific attention ... read more
What makes the ACCTING project distinctive?
In this article, we explore the project's goals and challenge, the features that make it distinctive and the difference it aims to make. read more
Launch of ACCTING: AdvanCing behavioural Change Through an INclusive Green deal
The new EU-funded project ACCTING, which aims to tackle inequalities exacerbated by Green Deal policies and advance behavioural change, read more
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