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Mach Mann Heim

Mach MannHeim

Estamos desarrollando para la ciudad alemana de Mannheim  una plataforma física y virtual de innovación urbana como motor para al empoderamiento de los ciudadanos de Mannheim. Esto es Mach Mann Heim. Este es un trabajo colaborativo entre la plataforma de arquitectos europeo Wonderland y las bases locales Superwondergroup y studiod3r

En Septiembre tuvo lugar un primer workshop, en mannheim para establecer las bases de este trabajo. Un equipo formado por la administración pública, sociólogos, geógrafos urbanos e investigadores, arquitectos  y ciudadanos, añadimos una capa más compleja e intensa para el desarrollo de la ciudad.

Seguimos en Inglés.

mach mann heim toolkit ee

 Prototype of the participation toolkit of the citizens from their situated knowledge and their own experience of the city.

MACHMANNHEIM is a tactic platform to nourish the in going process od participation within the context of the conversion process of the ex-military bases in Mannheim. Proposes to nerich the process as a conveyor between the public administration, local bussiness and citizens initiatives, and in the end involving the whole civil society on the construction of the city.

MACHMANNHEIM develops a further metodology not only  for participation. Place, platform and  tools for inclusion of citizens on the different level of decisions about what to do in the city.

Here the document proposal of Mach Mannheim sharing with you. 




Wonderland, platform for european architecture has awarded VIC. Vivero de Iniciativas Ciudadanas to activate urban voids on Mannheim. The proposal Wonderheim has became first prize to develop a workshop with local citizen initiatives to co-work for the transfers of social innovation to public space. The idea is to exchange of experiences and different points of view from different European countries concerning similar urban situations, social structures and political conditions, will be the base for discussions and a series of events in 2012.

Wonderheim is a project that aims to reconsider and work on urban space as shared space for citizens in the city of Mannheim. It aims to serve as an incentive for the transfer of social innovation processes, generated by practices related to citizen initiatives, to the public space. The work process will be applied to possibilities for carrying out these initiatives along a specific study case. The goal is to foster consultation and participation processes that listen to and assist physician forms of organization and self organization, highlighting knowledge produc­tion and community experience in decision-making processes that configure the public sphere.

During October 2012 a workshop will be held with the winning teams to further develop strategies and propositions to activate urban voids in Amsterdam and Mannheim.A detailed program will soon be published.