International subsidies and projects
In the years to come, the city of Ghent is planning to organise countless projects at international level.
PlastiCity looks for new solutions for collecting, sorting and processing of plastic waste in urban environments and tries to increase recycling rates from 20-30% to over 50%.
URBCON reduces the use of raw materials and the CO2 emissions from construction and maintenance of buildings and infrastructure in cities.
The IncluPAS-project is an innovation project that aims to create social inclusion in disadvantaged communities, through physical activity.
An URBACT Transfer Network transfering good practices in the pooling of urban commons.
Actors from Ghent regularly win international awards. Our own organisation is a part of that too. Just a few examples: