Welcome to the METROPOLIS Policy Transfer Platform!
This platform aims to be a resource for experts and anyone who wants to learn more about integrated urban governance. It showcases projects from Metropolis member cities - some of the largest cities in the world - and others. You can:
The Policy Transfer Platform (PTP) will be presented as an innovative learning tool to a group of 40 international experts and city representatives as part of the "Cities as Actors" workshop taking place in Berlin from 2-4 May. Participants will discuss ahead of Habitat III ways in which cities can best translate the general aims of the New Urban Agenda into meaningful practice. The three-day forum is organised by Metropolis, the Senate Department for Urban Development and the Environment, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and the Technische Universität Berlin. [READ MORE]
We have partnered up with the German-based Connective Cities platform and included 13 case new studies from Germany, Bolivia, Egypt, Myanmar, Colombia, South Africa, Brazil and India. Search for "Connective Cities" on our platform to see the list of all entries or read the Connective Cities profile. There will be more to come!
The 2016 cycle of the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation is now open for application. Register your interest before 30 June.