Better Stories in Spain

When it has come to alleviating the impact of COVID-19 policies on inequalities, civil society organisations – NGOs, local governments, or citizens – have developed many initiatives, many “Better Stories”. RESISTIRÉ’s team of national researchers has collected and highlighted a set of particularly relevant initiatives in 31 European countries. Find out what has been developed in Spain!

selected Better stories

In this section you will find more in-depth information on the most inspiring civil society initiatives, selected in each country by our national researchers.

From balcony numbers to active associations

From balcony numbers to active associations

A group of neighbors in Vallecas (Madrid), along with various collectives and community associations, organized through WhatsApp to provide mutual support during the COVID-19 crisis. Multiple groups were formed in each part of the district with the primary goal of assisting individuals who were unable to leave their homes to meet essential needs such as groceries and pharmacy supplies.

Other better stories of Policy responses

Learn more about the policy responses developed by Spain to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. These policy responses have been researched and selected by our team of national experts in each country. 

other better stories of societal responses 

Read more about the initiatives developed in Europe by stakeholders such as NGOs, local governments, or citizens to alleviate COVID-19’s impacts. These initiatives have been collected and highlighted as particularly relevant by our team of national researchers in each country.