Friday 19TH and Saturday 20th October, Barcelona Do we breathe toxic air? Will we see one day car-free streets? What do scientists say: are there solutions? What has changed after three years of dieselgate? What steps are been taken the Governments of Madrid and Valencia and Barcelona? What are the demands of the social movements?[…]
According to the organisers, Climate camps are the heart of the international climate movement. For a few days we will live together in a self-organized way, networking, forming and shaping actions. The camp should provide space for the exchange of ideas, interests and information and it should be a place of inspiration. A place where people[…]
CAPTOR had a stand at this year’s Maker Faire in Vienna. It was a great success. Our stand was occupied during the whole day by interested citizens who showed excitement about low cost sensors, about the prevention of air pollution and about the possibility to get engaged and follow our progress. Thanks to all who[…]
Preliminary results of the CAPTOR project were presented yesterday in Vic during the workshop of the 2018 official ozone campaign in Catalonia, organized by the Catalan government and the local administrations. It was a very successful presentation and we could summarize the progress of the project.
We recently held our first DIY workshop. Five teams composed of interested citizens and project partners from Spain, France and Italy, spent a whole day at the Happylab in Vienna to build their own ozone measuring devices from scratch. To get feeling of how the workshop went, it’s best to watch this short video: 20180420_CAPTOR_Workshop_Happylab_3 from[…]
The 4th Austrian Citizen Science Conference took place in Salzburg, 1.-3. Feb. 2018. CAPTOR was there for 2 full days presenting the experiences from the Ozone measuring campaign in Summer 2017 in Austria. The topic raised considerable interest amongst the participants and people showed interest in the maker workshop, which is planned for April 2018.[…]
The First Catalan Conference on Environmental Law was held during the days 17,18,19 of January in Tarragona (Spain) and has pretended to be an open space for debate and exchange between academia, administrations, economic actors and social organizations, with international participation. The Conferences were organized by the Tarragona Centre for Environmental Law Studies, of the[…]
From 28th of August to 15th of September 2017you can visit the exhibition “Tropospheric ozone in Catalonia” in La clau (Alguersuari street) in Sant Celoni (Catalonia, Spain). The exhibition explains the ozone problem and effects, their causes and possible solutions, and the CAPTOR project of citizen science.
The Criticona is a cycling event held each year in a different city throughout Spain. It brings together thousands of people from all over the world, who celebrate and promote the use of bicycles. This year the event took place in Barcelona on May 14th and it has been called Pantumacona . In cooperation with the[…]
On the 4th of June 2016 the Symposium on tropospheric ozone and air quality will be held in Madrid, Spain. The event promoted by Ecologistas en Acción has two objectives: to provide training on the problem of tropospheric ozone and the technical legal context to coordinate actions for the common campaign to be developed in[…]