Get to know the ZUP installations

Published in September 14, 2016

The ZUP – Zeladoria Urbana Participativa (Participatory Urban Governance) platform was developed by Instituto TIM to contribute with the municipal management of urban governance services. Both the staff from departments and public bodies and the citizens can count on an efficient and easy to use tool to register demands such as waste collection, sweeping, pothole repair, pruning trees, among others. The information are registered at a single system and serve as subsidy to improve the monitoring and execution of the […]

ZUP: faster service with VcSBC

Published in August 17, 2016

The process of requesting urban governance services in São Bernardo do Campo (SP) became more dynamic and agile after the implementation of VcSBC, ZUP installation in the city. From the app launch, on June 15th, 2015, to the month of July this year, there have been made more than 28.000 requests of 114 service categories – the most requested are potholes repairs, pruning branches in public areas and conduct preliminary analysis for street vendor license. Considering the period from December […]

VcSBC: 18 thousand users in a year

Published in June 20, 2016

One year after launch, VcSBC, the app for phones and tablets that works as an online urban caretaking service from São Bernardo City Government, consolidates not only as a tool to request public services, but also as a way for the residents to help to take care of the city. Currently, there are 18.000 registered users and 114 categories of available services. During this period, by June 6th, 25.843 requests were made by users. VcSBC is the result of a […]

VcSBC is awarded in Washington

Published in April 20, 2016

On April 19th, it was carried out an awarding ceremony of the contest Governarte 2015: Eduardo Campos Award, in which the app VcSBC, from São Bernardo do Campo (SP), was one of the winners. Representatives from the five awarded initiatives were in Washington, D.C., in the United States, to be part of the event promoted by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The contest awarded the best and most innovative practices of public management in municipal governments from Latin America and […]

VcSBC wins Governarte Awards 2015

Published in January 13, 2016

The app VcSBC, from São Bernardo do Campo (SP), was one of the five award-winning initiatives at the contest Governarte 2015: Prêmio Eduardo Campos, held by the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB). The app is a deploy of the ZUP platform, developed by Instituto TIM, and competed against 94 initiatives from cities in Latin America and the Caribbean. In its third year, the Governarte contest rewarded the best and most innovative public management practices by local city administrations. VcSBC won the […]

VcSBC app is launched in public event

Published in June 17, 2015

The VcSBC app and the ZUP plataform in São Bernardo do Campo-SP were officially launched on Monday morning, 15th, at a ceremony at the Noble Room of the City Hall. About 100 people were present, among public administrators, media professionals and organized society. The mayor of São Bernardo, Luiz Marinho, stated that the app is another step in the modernization process of city management. “It is a challenge, a boldness, a courage to give the people the power to demand […]