Category Society

We present all projects in the category Society concerning the theme “CommUnityInnovation – a model for success alphabetically. View all categories here.

3DPro – high-quality prostheses for the Third World

A new 3D printing technology enables individualized prostheses to be made that are affordable to people in the Third World   more to: 3DPro – high-quality prostheses for the Third World

buntkicktgut - intercultural street football leagues

In leagues they organise themselves, street footballers of different origins play together   more to: buntkicktgut - intercultural street football leagues

Essen packt an! Citizens' network for social commitment

From an emergency situation, a citizens' network was created whose members help socially deprived people in their city    more to: Essen packt an! Citizens' network for social commitment

European twin city Frankfurt (Oder)-Slubice

The twin city of Frankfurt/Oder from a bird's point of view

Two cities on the German-Polish border demonstrate how a location can strengthen itself through cooperation   more to: European twin city Frankfurt (Oder)-Slubice

Farid’s QualiFighting – learning through boxing

Young people boxing

Via fun in boxing, a social project is helping children to improve their performances at school   more to: Farid’s QualiFighting – learning through boxing

Interkom – inter-municipal crisis management

Fire services develop a concept together whereby they can use resources needed for disasters more efficiently   more to: Interkom – inter-municipal crisis management

Journey around the world in the living room

People sitting at the table

Immigrants invite people to their homes and talk about themselves and their native countries.   more to: Journey around the world in the living room

Knowledge Workshop Saarbrücken: experience technology

Teacher and pupils

Children and young people of various origins discover their technical talent in a learning workshop   more to: Knowledge Workshop Saarbrücken: experience technology

Migration Hub – coworking space for refugee helpers

A group of young people holding up a sign, smiling.

A start-up networks local refugee aid initiatives and gives them space to work under one roof   more to: Migration Hub – coworking space for refugee helpers

MobilTrain – training programme for older road users

With a tailor-made training program, older people in rural areas stay mobile for a longer time   more to: MobilTrain – training programme for older road users

Moin refugee app – digital guide for refugees

Mobile phone

A free app gives refugees practical tips for taking their first steps in their new home country   more to: Moin refugee app – digital guide for refugees

Nebenan.de – online network for neighbourhoods

Via an Internet platform neighbours come together to do something together or help each other more to: Nebenan.de – online network for neighbourhoods

New Neighbours Arnsberg initiative

A group of people in front of a building

Refugees help other refugees get a foothold in their new surroundings   more to: New Neighbours Arnsberg initiative

Oskar telephone help line – assistance for critically ill children

Child with wings

A Germany-wide round-the-clock telephone help line is available to severely ill children and their families more to: Oskar telephone help line – assistance for critically ill children

Proboneo – network for social projects

An online platform for pro bono projects refers professional service providers to social organisations more to: Proboneo – network for social projects

RAA regional centre for democratic culture West Mecklenburg

People looking into the camera, holding a sign.

With further education and training, networks, and support, an association fights right-wing extremism in rural areas   more to: RAA regional centre for democratic culture West Mecklenburg

Refugees cook for homeless people

Together with volunteers and companies, refugees cook their own recipes for homeless people more to: Refugees cook for homeless people

Startup Teens – an online platform for young entrepreneurs

People in a room; in front of the room, someone is holding a powerpoint presentation

An online initiative brings together young people and entrepreneurs, who prepare the former for their own start-ups   more to: Startup Teens – an online platform for young entrepreneurs

Start with a Friend – friendly refugee aid

A group of people sitting in a cafe, sunflowers on the table.

An association brings  refugees and locals together into tandems, creating friendships on an equal footing   more to: Start with a Friend – friendly refugee aid