Case Studies

Metropolis wishes to build a network of initiatives among metropolitan governments and their collaborating partners to promote projects in partnership for urban sustainability, in environmental, economic, social, and cultural aspects. Here you can find examples of good practice in our case studies and contact local experts. If you are an expert yourself, we encourage you to register and upload your own case study.

Violence Prevention Through Urban Upgrading in Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Violence Prevention Through Urban Upgradin...

Violence prevention through urban upgrading; using s... more

Green Cities

Green Cities Partnership, Denmark

Green Cities

Green Cities is a platform for cooperation among Dan... more

Cycle-Lane Network Seville

Seville, Spain

Cycle-Lane Network Seville

The main step towards a bicycle friendly infrastruct... more

Imagined Path - Camino Imaginado

Bogotá, Colombia

Imagined Path - Camino Imaginado

The City of Bogotá’s project ‘Camino Imaginado – Ima... more

New Supportive Housing Projects

Vancouver, Canada

New Supportive Housing Projects

The programme supports the development of social and... more

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement and Co-existence

Heredia, Costa Rica

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement...

This project aims towards neighborhood improvement b... more

Oderberger Street: participative renewal of a historically grown street environment

Berlin, Germany

Oderberger Street: participative renewal o...

The main challenge of this project was to implement ... more