Source: Habitat III, http://habitat3.org/the-conference/village/48-urban-sustainability-operation-la-mariscal-opus/
|Name||Sustainable Urban Operation – Opus La Mariscal|
|Sector||Urban regeneration, community, developing local economy|
|Year of beginning||2015|
|Object||The Sustainable Urban Operation – OPUS La Mariscal is located in La Mariscal, a historical neighborhood from Quito. With the intention of repopulating La Mariscal neighborhood, an innovative urban recovery proposal is being created for consideration by the Municipality of Quito in order to revert current deterioration.
Early 2015, La Mariscal community started a process for creating sustainability in the neighborhood by launching a model which aims the creation of an auto-regulated territory, looking to ensure prosperity in the neighborhood resulting from the best possible balance between social, environmental and economic needs. This will be achieved by working with the community in the following axis: Security, Urban Agriculture, Social Services, Public Space and Mobility.
The model continuous to be validated by the community and external participants with the use of an app which supplies indicators to be used as a channel for social needs and accountability in a process we call “Public Moral Intuition”.
|Source||Opus La Mariscal, Sustainable Urban Operation, Quito – Ecuador. Sources: Website and fanpage|