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12. Praças da Paz Sulamérica
Coordinated by the "Sou da Paz" institute, this project aims to promote the democratization of public spaces on the outskirts of São Paulo through the revitalization of squares, with community involvement throughout the process.
11. Rede Cultural Beija-Flor
Activities: cultural, educational, activities complementary to school, sports, to generate income, preventive health and so on. [more]
10. Inclusão Social Urbana Nós do Centro
It is an initiative of the mayor of São Paulo with the European Union and it seeks to strengthen the management model for programs of social inclusion on a large scale in the central districts of the city. [more]
9. Bairro-Escola: Associação Cidade Escola Aprendiz
Developed 11 years ago, aims to create a broad educational space, structured by a network that unites the entire community, expanding the possibilities of human and social development and improving the quality of urban life. [more]
8. Oficinas Kinoforum
Itinerant project which includes traveling exhibition of short films, workshops on video, and training of cultural agents. [more]
8. Oficinas Kinoforum
Itinerant project which includes traveling exhibition of short films, workshops on video, and training of cultural agents. [more]
8. Oficinas Kinoforum
Itinerant project which includes traveling exhibition of short films, workshops on video, and training of cultural agents. [more]
7. União dos Moradores
"Uniao dos Moradores" was founded in 1983, working on projects in different areas. [more]
6. Espaço de Cultura Cohab Raposo Tavares
A set of initiatives aim at building democratic public space. [more]
5. Cora Garrido Boxe
Located under the "Viaduto do Cafe", Bela Vista district, in São Paulo, it gets to manage urban spaces residual power associated with existing structures from a constituent and productive volunteer work. [more]
5. Cora Garrido Boxe
Located under the "Viaduto do Cafe", Bela Vista district, in São Paulo, it gets to manage urban spaces residual power associated with existing structures from a constituent and productive volunteer work. [more]
4. Cooperativa Nova Esperança
The creation of the cooperative of recycling "new hope" is a new realization of the Company for Housing and Urban Development of the State of São Paulo (CDHU), developed under the Integrated Program of Urbanization of the Pantanal Slum. [more]
3. BioUrban
The project describes itself as active urban interventions in areas of socio-environmental degradation. [more]
2. Instituto ACAIA
Since 2006 developed strategies for the development plan of precarious settlements in the neigborhood of Vila Leopoldina in order to support the 960 families of 2 slums, setting them in the region. [more]
1. Edifício União
The project began in 2002 as a year of research and extension with 20 students in FAU USP. [more]
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Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award São Paulo

At the beginning of April 2008, applications were invited for the Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award São Paulo. Once again, the award recognized new alliances of shared responsibilities between residents, companies, NGOs and public-sector institutions which help improve the quality of life in the cities.

The award, which carries a cash prize of 100,000 US dollars, was presented on December 3, 2008 within the Urban Age South America Conference in São Paulo.
Award ceremony

In the evening of 3 December, 2008, in the presence of the Governor of the State of São Paulo, José Serra, and an unanimous decision by an international jury, the second Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award (USD 100.000) goes to a successful partnership in the heart of São Paulo: “ Do Cortiço da Rua Solón ao Edificio União”. [more]

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Urban Age 2013The twelfth conference of the series took place in Rio de Janeiro on October 24 and 25, 2013. This years topic "City Transformations" [more]

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