There are some interesting innovations tackling youth unemployment, support for single mothers and their children, and improvements of living conditions in suburban areas. This report is part of a series describing innovative projects in the welfare areas of housing, employment, family care and immigrant integration in 20 cities across Europe.
The objective of this series of reports is to study the interplay of innovations with local welfare systems, to identify critical factors and think about appropriate ways of up-scaling innovations.
Sweden was the first country to host a WILCO National Grassroots’ Event. It focused on getting the maximum amount of feedback from all participants about the relevance of WILCO
A total of 20 European cities have been studied in depth within the WILCO framework. This report series represents the first attempt at understanding how the cities have developed over the last decades and how changes have contributed to the current landscape in the areas of housing, employment, family and immigration.