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.

Information and Communication Technologies for Youth Employment in Yaoundé II

Yaoundé, Cameroon

Information and Communication Technologies...

The program intends to improve youth employement by ... more

Neighbourhood Mothers
Award-winning project

Berlin, Germany

Neighbourhood Mothers

Neighbourhood Mothers is an outreach programme for d... more

Local Solidarity Governance: Strategies in Promoting Social Inclusion

Porto Alegre, Brazil

Local Solidarity Governance: Strategies in...

This program focuses on a change of culture and the ... 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

Ger-area Upgrading Strategy and Investment Plan for Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ger-area Upgrading Strategy and Investment...

The objective is to shift from a central planning pa... more

Kolorob: Lighting up the City

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Kolorob: Lighting up the City

Kolorob is an online mobile platform that delivers a... more

Integrated Community Based Solid Waste Management
Award-winning project

Cairo, Egypt

Integrated Community Based Solid Waste Man...

The Qalyubeya Governate aims to improve waste collec... more

Helsinki Climate Street project
Shortlisted project

Greater Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki Climate Street project

The Climate Street project involves public agencies,... more

Sustainable Montreal plan

Montreal, Canada

Sustainable Montreal plan

The Sustainable Montreal plan provides a shared fram... more

OpenBorough: active citizenship via e-participation
Shortlisted project

Amsterdam, Netherlands

OpenBorough: active citizenship via e-part...

The City of Amsterdam has embarked on a project to m... more

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square

Berlin, Germany

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square

The redesign and reconstruction of the Leopoldplatz ... more

Gabriel Peri Square – Management of a public space to ensure sustainable social integration

Lyon, France

Gabriel Peri Square – Management of a publ...

The City of Lyon has instituted action to secure the... more

27 Delvalle: an urban health living lab
Shortlisted project

Nice, France

27 Delvalle: an urban health living lab

The City of Nice is responding to a growing communit... more