The Montreal Urban Ecology Center, in partnership with the Center for a New American Dream and One Earth is proud to anounce the selected projects of the Get2gether Neighborhood Challenge. The MUEC, in association with ioby will help the finalists to raise money for their projects and match up to $2,000 in donations made to the fundraiser campaign. Stay tuned for more updates as these exciting projects move forward!
Montréal Collective transformation of a semi-industrial space into a place where urban agriculture, aquaponics, mushroom cultivation, artwork and eco-passive constructions made from recycled materials are combined within the same area. Support this project.
JoatU : Grass to Gardens
Montréal JoatU is an online classifieds that will help catalog the resources such as skills, knowledge and goods of the local neighborhood, illustrate its common values, and help facilitate collective projects that benefit and inspire the local community. Support this project.
Le rêve à Simon
Montréal Create an active, playful and changing transportation route in the heart of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve towards an innovative and particpatory exclamation in the daily routine of the urban citizen of the east of Montreal. Support this project.
Les Jardins suspendus de la Cathédrale verte
Montréal Greening an industrial wasteland of an incinerator "Incinérateur des carrières" in the goal to revive the surrounding ecosystem, feed the community, and engage citizens to actively participate in the revitalization of their neighborhood.
Made in Montreal
Montréal This is a proposal for a TV mini-series on 5 of Montreal’s neighbourhoods through the eyes of the local manufacturers. Support this project.
Project Green Bloc
Vancouver Project Green Bloc is a neighbourhood-driven initiative to discover and test new tools to mobilize blocks of city residents into “blocs” of informed citizens addressing climate change, with a concrete goal of of reducing their ecological footprint by 25% over 3 years through individual and collective action.
Pumpipumpe - a sharing community
Berne Pumpipumpe encourages social intereaction between neighbors by lending and borrowing objects that are not often used. Support this project.
Skate Fest de St-Augustin
Mirabel A skateboard tournament organized by teenagers in St-Augustin. It is all about sport, fun, friends, and most importantly, a real motivation! Support this project.
Verdissement de la ruelle Fabre-Marquette-Bélanger-Jean-Talon
Montréal An initiative of the bordering residents of the alley to re-appropriate a commun space. Embellish the area by a green, clean and safe space planning and most importantly, create co-oporetive links between neighbors. Support this project.
Brossard Le Phoenix Bus est une collaboration entre différents organismes pour organiser des voyages en autobus qui visent à inspirer et éduquer les participants vers un mode de vie plus consciente et durable. Support this project.