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  • Sector:
    Regions & Cities
    Nature:
    Website

    Know Your Hoods is a website designed for people who are moving or interested in knowing more about their area. The search engine helps citizens find an area tailored to their specific needs, and helps current residents getting to know places and services that they might be not be aware of yet.

  • Sector:
    Regions & Cities
    Nature:
    Website

    Mapa delinqüencial is a website showing criminal data on a map. Specifically, the number of cases categorised by the type of offense, per year (2011- 2020) in various regions within Catalonia. It is designed to monitor delinquency in order to deploy police enforcement in the regions where crime is highest, but also to make this type of information more visible to citizens generally.

  • Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Website

    The Quality of Life checker Brno shows a map overview with various quality of life indicators of the city, such as noise level, air pollution, traffic, average property prices, amount of green area, safety levels, and shops and services in the vicinity. As part of a research project, this website analyses and visualizes urban spatial data along the dimensions environment, housing, safety, services, rest and relaxation, and public transport.

  • Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Website

    The Tree of Truth is a dashboard showing Estonia’s progress towards national strategic goals on the basis of national statistics. The website provides information on topics such as security and defense, foreign policy, law, agriculture, energy, transport, culture and sports, education, research and development, welfare, health, and environment. These topics are organised along tree-branches, hence the website’s name.

  • Cyprus - miHub
    Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Application

    The Migration Information Center provides housing, education, health, and social services for immigrants to help them feel protected, safe, and informed. The application is designed for asylum seekers, refugees, international protection beneficiaries, third country nationals, domestic workers, students, and resettled refugees.

  • Sector:
    Government & Public Sector
    Nature:
    Service

    Openpatata-data is an informal initiative aiming to increase access to both publicly- and privately-held information with parliamentary information. This includes election candidate data, such as tenure or topics of interest, as well as parliamentary plenary session statistics and the questions that have been posed to members of parliament.

  • Belgium - Covidata
    Sector:
    Health
    Nature:
    Website

    Covidata is a website showing various statistics related to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as number of cases, deaths, hospitalisations, and the impact of lockdown measures on these numbers. Although the website is primarily designed to show data from Belgium and monitor how the country is handling the outbreak, international information is available as well. The website provides visualisations and dissects data on multiple levels, for instance by municipality, age group, or epidemic indicators.

  • Sector:
    Government & Public Sector
    Nature:
    Website

    The Flanders local governmental institution releases an application programming interface (API) for government officials to obtain information from other institutes such as public meeting minutes, mandates, and election results. Doing so enables various local government bodies access information in a centralised location, eliminating the need to request information through personal channels.

  • Austria - 48er
    Sector:
    Environment
    Nature:
    Application

    The 48er application offers information on waste disposal locations across Vienna. The current locations of waste disposal sites and general street pick-up locations are presented on a city map. In addition, a calendar shows upcoming collection dates. The application is supplemented with current news and facilitates contact with various waste collection services.

  • Sector:
    Regions & Cities
    Nature:
    Application

    Cooles Wien is an application developed by the city of Vienna that provides a useful solution for urban heat islands. While temperatures are increasing annually across the globe, urban areas are particularly affected by a warming climate. Cooles Wien combines data from the city of Vienna with geospatial data to help citizens find places for cooling and refreshments, such as drinking fountains, spray showers, pools, lakes, and water playgrounds.