Activate the City!
Focusing on the disciplines of urban design and creative entrepreneurship, young people in Bristol are empowered to become community champions and work locally to transform vacant and redundant space that would otherwise be used for fly tipping, loitering and illegal activity. The youth-led transformations become public space to provide wider social and economic benefits in disadvantaged communities.
The initial phase of Karen’s 12-month programme of tailored business support: TBC
Founder: Karen Jelenje
DBACE prize money received: £5,000