Urban Development

"Democracy is manual labour"

In an interview with Deutschlandfunk, BGP Managing Director Daphne Büllesbach discusses the "state of health" of European democracy.

Transit Talk #11 - Has municipalism failed?

For the podcast Transit Talk by the Institut Solidarische Moderne, our Managing Director Daphne Büllesbach discussed the municipalist movement and how cities can become places of successful transformation with political scientist Raul Zelik, Lisa Jaspers from the Municipalism Working Group and Gesine Schwan, President of the Berlin Governance Platform.

Multi-stakeholder dialogue on housing supply in cities

The tight housing market is a real problem in many cities, especially in cities with a high proportion of tenants such as Berlin. 13 representatives from politics & administration, business and organised civil society came together digitally on 18 December 2020 to discuss the role of private housing companies in providing socially acceptable and climate-friendly housing in cities.