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In Tainan city, the old capital of Taiwan, many old buildings are renovated into cafes and galleries selling local culture without eliminating historical traces, but adding modern elements to make the building more suited for a modern society.

In Tainan city, the old capital of Taiwan, many old buildings are renovated into cafes and galleries selling local culture without eliminating historical traces, but adding modern elements to make the building more suited for a modern society.

Photo of Sheana Yu
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Circulate local newspapers –within neighborhoods ,with very positive and affirmative news with focus on very local updates .Strong visuals, so that people can recognize and connect with people and know what is the latest in their neighborhood.

Circulate local newspapers –within neighborhoods ,with very positive and affirmative news with focus on very local updates .Strong visuals, so that people can recognize and connect with people and know what is the latest in their neighborhood.

Photo of Mamta Gautam
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Vibrancy arises with a healthy and active community and a thriving local economy. Developing an urban farming enterprise would give the locals and schools access to fresh, organic produce while generating funds to support other community projects.

Vibrancy arises with a healthy and active community and a thriving local economy. Developing an urban farming enterprise would give the locals and schools access to fresh, organic produce while generating funds to support other community projects.

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Encourage a shift toward small-scale community-led green enterprise through adaptive re-use of low-cost buildings combined with low-interest micro loans initiated through a green business enterprise group to fund eco-home industry.

Encourage a shift toward small-scale community-led green enterprise through adaptive re-use of low-cost buildings combined with low-interest micro loans initiated through a green business enterprise group to fund eco-home industry.

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Soap box derbies never fail to pull the community together in friendly competition.  A citywide competition can inspire youth as well as foster a sense of local pride and civic participation.

Soap box derbies never fail to pull the community together in friendly competition. A citywide competition can inspire youth as well as foster a sense of local pride and civic participation.

Photo of Kyle Tsai
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Use vacant buildings and land by installing temporary highly-interactive work-out structures that also house food preparation and serving areas for refueling.

Use vacant buildings and land by installing temporary highly-interactive work-out structures that also house food preparation and serving areas for refueling.

Photo of Jesse Miller
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Never underestimate the power of places to surprise, delight and draw people in - and help them view their own community in an entirely new light. Creating unexpected and joyful moments/spaces/experiences in a city can re-energize a neighborhood.

Never underestimate the power of places to surprise, delight and draw people in - and help them view their own community in an entirely new light. Creating unexpected and joyful moments/spaces/experiences in a city can re-energize a neighborhood.

Photo of Jonathan Mingle
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The idea is to give the people of the community a chance to learn a skill that could secure them income, create a brand using local resources that can be hence sustained by the community members and marketed, thus the freedom to chart their own lives

The idea is to give the people of the community a chance to learn a skill that could secure them income, create a brand using local resources that can be hence sustained by the community members and marketed, thus the freedom to chart their own lives

Photo of Divya Ramachandran
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