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Diagnosis prior to the Barcelona Cultural Pact 07/06/2021

The municipal government and opposition promote the Barcelona Cultural Pact, which makes it possible to agree on measures to meet new future challenges In November 2019, within the framework of the City Council’s Commission for Social Rights, Culture and Sports, all of the municipal groups agreed –on the proposition of JxCat and the support of […]

Profile of museum visitors. Survey 2020 13/05/2021

The Covid-19 crisis had an unavoidable direct impact on the number of people visiting museums in 2020, and on the configuration of the profile of those visitors. In spite of everything, the centres taking part in the museum survey, promoted by the Barcelona Institute of Culture since 2011, have maintained their efforts to survey their […]

Evaluation of the Caixa d’Eines [Toolbox] and EducArts programmes 12/05/2021

In May 2021, the Evaluation Report on the Caixa d’Eines [Toolbox] and EducArts Programmes was presented. It was initiated in the 2017-2018 academic year as part of the Barcelona Neighbourhoods Plan, with the support of the Barcelona Institute of Culture (ICUB), the Barcelona Education Consortium (CEB) and the Municipal Institute of Education (IMEB). These two […]

Covid-19 and Barcelona 11/05/2021

Barcelona City Council’s Municipal Data Office has launched a website for monitoring the scope and impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the City of Barcelona. It shows the evolution of various indicators relating to people’s health, the economy, the job market, mobility, education and culture. This website is conceived as an analytical tool that offers […]

Covid-19 and the Casteller groups 13/04/2021

HOW COVID-19 AFFECTED CASTELLER GROUPS IN BARCELONA In January and February 2021, the Centre de Prospectiva i Anàlisi dels Castells (CEPAC) produced a survey –with the support of the Institute of Culture– to evaluate the impact of Covid-19 on Barcelona’s casteller (human tower) groups. 952 group members from the city’s eight groups (44.4% men and […]

A survey of the cultural needs of citizens 30/04/2020

The first survey of the cultural needs of Barcelona’s citizens Barcelona City Council presents its first survey of the cultural needs of Barcelona’s citizens, the diverse forms of their participation and involvement in the city’s cultural activities, and their perceptions of the network and activities available in the various districts. The survey examines the cultural […]