Urban Alternatives is launched by a collaboration of different actors which are united in their efforts to create a more democratic, just and sustainable world. This map seeks to highlight initiatives that work towards this goal. Proposal for initiatives not listed yet can be made directly on the website. This process is open to new collaborations.


Buena Vista Social Housing & Social Club

Social & Solidarity Economy

Buena Vista Social Housing is a social co-housing project in Turin that opened its doors in 2012, in two buildings of the former Olympic Village of the 2006 Winter Games. It combines the idea of an affordable, convivial and participatory living space with the activities of the Social Club, a network of associations and social co-operatives seeking solutions together.

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