The USD 7 million project to create an Alternative Economy City was completed in September 2007 and is the first place in Europe dedicated to fair trade, ethical finance, renewable energy sources, open communication, responsible tourism and resources recycling and reuse.

 The place hosts, beyond exhibition and documentary areas, 12 separate activities on a 3,500 square meters covered surface, with a 200 linear meters facade that opens out onto an external pertinence area of over 3 hectares.


Official website: http://www.cittadellaltraeconomia.org/

Architectural details: http://www.holcimfoundation.org/T1279/Alternative_Economy_City_Italy.htm and 
 http://www.domusweb.it/en/architecture/luciano-cupelloni-la-citta-dell-altra-economia-rome/


[In Greek: http://eagainst.com/articles/anti-mall/]