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Citizens’ Observatories in Bogota, Colombia

Bogota, Colombia

Citizens’ Observatories in Bogota, Colombia

Citizens’ Observatories are collaborative spaces whe... more

Growing a social and solidarity economy to regenerate neighborhoods in Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, Spain

Growing a social and solidarity economy to...

The city of Barcelona has implemented a social and s... more

eKhaya : an urban regeneration project in Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa

eKhaya : an urban regeneration project in ...

Through community mobilization, the eKhaya neighbour... more

SynAthina: a social innovation platform
Award-winning project

Athens, Greece

SynAthina: a social innovation platform

Citizens, policy-makers and private sector represent... more

TransMilenio Bus Rapid Transit System

Bogota, Colombia

TransMilenio Bus Rapid Transit System

The TransMilenio Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system in t... more

Kolorob: Lighting up the City

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Kolorob: Lighting up the City

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

Social Management of Habitat at informal settlements
Award-winning project

Buenos Aires (Ciudad), Argentina

Social Management of Habitat at informal s...

In Buenos Aires, residents of informal neighbourhood... more

Ahmedabad Heat Action Plan

Ahmedabad, India

Ahmedabad Heat Action Plan

A comprehensive action plan to increase the City of ... more

Resilient San Francisco Strategy

San Francisco, United States

Resilient San Francisco Strategy

The city of San Francisco has developed a resilience... more

GOONJ
Award-winning project

New Delhi, India

GOONJ

GOONJ is an NGO working on issues of urban waste an... more

Sustainable Development of Tehran City Green Space

Tehran, Iran

Sustainable Development of Tehran City Gre...

Tehran Parks and Green Space Organization is committ... more

Tampere: Making heritage housing more energy efficient

Tampere, Finland

Tampere: Making heritage housing more ener...

Tampere supports actions to make its heritage housin... more

Refurbishing ‘Los Limoneros’
Award-winning project

Malaga, Spain

Refurbishing ‘Los Limoneros’

Los Limoneros is a social housing complex, which tha... more

Improving the Quality of Life in a Disadvantaged Neighbourhood

Ankara, Turkey

Improving the Quality of Life in a Disadva...

This project aims to achieve social inclusion throug... more

Innovative Service in Difficult Environment for Recycler Artisan

Douala, Cameroon

Innovative Service in Difficult Environmen...

The program increases economic viability, enhances s... more

Women Friendly City Project
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

Women Friendly City Project

This project aims to increase gender equality in Seo... more

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

Cycle-Lane Network Seville

Seville, Spain

Cycle-Lane Network Seville

The main step towards a bicycle friendly infrastruct... 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

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

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

Barcelona Activa, The Economic Development Agency of Barcelona City Council

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona Activa, The Economic Development...

Barcelona Activa works with small businesses and sta... more

The re-development of La Balanza cultural neighborhood
Award-winning project

Lima, Peru

The re-development of La Balanza cultural ...

An urban redevelopment programme showcasing art, str... more

La Paz Road Zebras: A Citizen Culture Project
Award-winning project

La Paz, Bolivia

La Paz Road Zebras: A Citizen Culture Project

The City of La Paz’s Zebra project employs marginali... more

Berlin Open Data strategy

Berlin, Germany

Berlin Open Data strategy

In 2011, the City of Berlin engaged in the developme... more

Youth Lead the Change: Participatory Budgeting Boston
Award-winning project

Boston, United States

Youth Lead the Change: Participatory Budge...

Through this participatory budgeting program, youth ... more

FastFWD: bringing innovation to government procurement
Award-winning project

Philadelphia, United States

FastFWD: bringing innovation to government...

Philadelphia’s FastFWD program provides a path for c... more

SmartData Platform: solving problems before they start
Award-winning project

Chicago, United States

SmartData Platform: solving problems befor...

The SmartData Platform is an open source predictive ... more

Adapting and Installing an international vocational Training for Renewable Energies

Berlin, Germany

Adapting and Installing an international v...

Berlin has developed a programme to encourage young ... more

Solar powered schools

Hyderabad, India

Solar powered schools

The project aims at low-carbon power supply for publ... more

m4guide - mobile multi-modal mobility guide

Berlin, Germany

m4guide - mobile multi-modal mobility guide

m4guide stands for an integrated communication and n... more

Providence Talks
Award-winning project

Providence, United States

Providence Talks

Providence Talks is an early childhood program that ... more

The Rotterdam Businesscase (De Rotterdamse Zaak)
Shortlisted project

Rotterdam, Netherlands

The Rotterdam Businesscase (De Rotterdamse...

De Rotterdamse Zaak is a work-based learning company... more

Project Hub Yangon, Myanmar’s first start-up incubator

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

Project Hub Yangon, Myanmar’s first start-...

In 2012 the first incubator and co-working space in ... more

Young Consultants Group of Municipality of Mashhad

Mashhad, Iran

Young Consultants Group of Municipality of...

Youth Scientific Cooperation in Urban Management to ... more

Know Your City: Lusaka 2030 - a city without slums
Shortlisted project

Lusaka, Zambia

Know Your City: Lusaka 2030 - a city witho...

To foster a sustainable working relationship between... more

Rio Capital Energy Program

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Rio Capital Energy Program

To mobilize support for and commission projects ensu... more

Migrant Access Project
Award-winning project

Leeds, United Kingdom

Migrant Access Project

A citizen-led initiative to build relationships betw... more

La Colaboradora: a P2P co-working space promoting collaborative economy
Award-winning project

Zaragoza, Spain

La Colaboradora: a P2P co-working space pr...

A co-working space where a community of some 200 ent... more

FORTES: strengthening care and integration of internally displaced persons in Columbia

Caquetá Department, Colombia

FORTES: strengthening care and integration...

Strengthening support services, improving economic o... more

Building a water-logging resilient city
Shortlisted project

Sylhet, Bangladesh

Building a water-logging resilient city

A community based initiative to raise awareness and ... more

West End Community Plan
Shortlisted project

Vancouver, Canada

West End Community Plan

The West End Community Plan provides a clear and fle... more

Greening The Grassroots in Petaling Jaya
Shortlisted project

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Greening The Grassroots in Petaling Jaya

Based on business and community participation, the G... more

Zero Waste Program
Shortlisted project

Bogota, Colombia

Zero Waste Program

The Zero Waste Program aims to reduce waste and incr... more

Youth election project U18
Award-winning project

Berlin, Germany

Youth election project U18

The U18 initiative is a simulated vote that takes pl... more

The Edinburgh Guarantee
Shortlisted project

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The Edinburgh Guarantee

Edinburgh has inspired cultural change across the pu... more

Oslo’s Traffic Agent app - Game to improve road safety
Shortlisted project

Oslo, Norway

Oslo’s Traffic Agent app - Game to improve...

Oslo has turned to mobile technology to tackle traff... more

Community Resilience through Women Leadership

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Community Resilience through Women Leadership

This action plan was initiated by the Participatory ... more

Food Ladder Oasis for Afghan Women

Kabul, Afghanistan

Food Ladder Oasis for Afghan Women

Social enterprise project addressing food security o... more

City talks on sustainable energy: the silent majority speaks
Shortlisted project

Utrecht, Netherlands

City talks on sustainable energy: the sile...

Utrecht initiated a democratic experiment to share a... more

Start Wien – Providing new migrants in Vienna with comprehensive support for their integration
Award-winning project

Vienna, Austria

Start Wien – Providing new migrants in Vie...

New migrants are provided with the most important in... more

Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation strategies for building resilient communities
Shortlisted project

Albay (Province), Philippines

Disaster risk reduction and climate change...

The province of Albay in the Philippines institution... more

The Green Line: Social Development Comprehensive Plan (La Línea Verde)
Shortlisted project

Aguascalientes City, Mexico

The Green Line: Social Development Compreh...

The aim of the Línea Verde is to provide public spac... more

Edinburgh Collected

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh Collected

An innovative solution to the management and expansi... more

Dakar paving streets by hands
Shortlisted project

Dakar, Senegal

Dakar paving streets by hands

The program aims at modernizing and embellishing the... more

Strengthening the Women of El Alto (Bolivia) through Cultivation of Agricultural  Products

El Alto, Bolivia

Strengthening the Women of El Alto (Bolivi...

The project for self-sustaining agriculture focuses ... more

Entrepreneurs for the Future (e4f )
Shortlisted project

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Entrepreneurs for the Future (e4f )

Young startup businesses benefit from tailored suppo... more

BEACH - online employability advice
Award-winning project

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

BEACH - online employability advice

BEACH (Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Care... more

Sustainability in The Hague neighbourhoods; participation in co-creation
Shortlisted project

The Hague, Netherlands

Sustainability in The Hague neighbourhoods...

The Hague is harnessing the commitment, time and ski... more

Educational Parks for Youth
Award-winning project

Antioquia (Departement), Colombia

Educational Parks for Youth

Building on a widely-hailed experiment in Medellin, ... more

Smart City Bristol
Award-winning project

Bristol, United Kingdom

Smart City Bristol

Bristol's innovative approach to becoming a smart ci... more

Ahmedabad Slum Electrification Program

Ahmedabad, India

Ahmedabad Slum Electrification Program

Ahmedabad connects 200,000 households in slums to th... more

Material recovery Facility at the New Delhi Railway Station
Award-winning project

New Delhi, India

Material recovery Facility at the New Delh...

The Chintan recycling project at the New Delhi Railw... more

Victory Gardens Initiative

Milwaukee, United States

Victory Gardens Initiative

Victory Gardens Initiative is a community organisati... more

Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Strategy

Detroit, United States

Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Strategy

The Youth Violence Prevention plan brought together ... more

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

Milwaukee, United States

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee empowers residents to transfor... more

West Louisville FoodPort

Louisville, United States

West Louisville FoodPort

Huge FoodPort project set to benefit small/medium fa... more

Gothenburg’s entrepreneurial hub
Award-winning project

Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg’s entrepreneurial hub

Entrepreneurial West Hisingen aims at developing ent... more

Pro-Poor Partnership for participatory settlement upgrading in Colombo

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Pro-Poor Partnership for participatory set...

This project is designed to support (national) gover... more

Engaging the long term unemployed by greening public spaces and through training

Zagreb, Croatia

Engaging the long term unemployed by green...

Long term unemployed people work in the city’s publi... more

Rennes Metropole: Inclusive employment through waste management

Rennes Metropole, France

Rennes Metropole: Inclusive employment thr...

Rennes Metropole is using social clauses in public p... more

Cost sharing and multi level collaboration for social inclusion : Rusken

Oslo, Norway

Cost sharing and multi level collaboration...

Oslo like every city maintains and cleans its public... more

Gothenburg Recycling House: A circular economy enterprise as the first step into the labour market

Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg Recycling House: A circular eco...

Gothenburg’s ‘Recycling House’ produces and sells re... more

Glasgow Green Wardens scheme: Greening the council and boosting employability

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow Green Wardens scheme: Greening the...

Glasgow gives employment opportunities in the green ... more

Brussels' Village Finance: Grants to create jobs and improve the local environment

Brussels, Belgium

Brussels' Village Finance: Grants to creat...

In Brussels Capital Region, micro-grants have been u... more

EcoHouse Antwerp - Fighting poverty and unemployment while reaching city climate targets

Antwerp, Belgium

EcoHouse Antwerp - Fighting poverty and un...

Antwerp is running an advice and demonstration centr... more

Social clauses in public procurement for sustainable employment

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Social clauses in public procurement for s...

Amsterdam uses public procurement to support its you... more

Idea City Website
Award-winning project

Mashhad, Iran

Idea City Website

The website fosters citizen participation in urban m... more

Campus Rütli

Berlin, Germany

Campus Rütli

The Campus Rütli is both a concept and a place for p... more

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community participation - pilot concept

Baghdad, Iraq

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community pa...

The project is based on community participation as a... more

Micro-Gardens in Dakar
Award-winning project

Dakar, Senegal

Micro-Gardens in Dakar

Micro-gardening is permitting soilless horticultural... more

Institutional capacity building for the metropolitan management in Colima

Colima, Mexico

Institutional capacity building for the me...

This project helped implement a strategic plan for r... more

La Taula per a la Millora Urbana – TxMU

Barcelona, Spain

La Taula per a la Millora Urbana – TxMU

The project improves living conditions for inhabitan... more

Growing Vine Street

Seattle, United States

Growing Vine Street

The Growing Vine Street project is a laboratory for ... more

Modern facility for transforming cassava into attiéké in the Songon Kassemblé
Award-winning project

Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Modern facility for transforming cassava i...

A pilot project to improve the living conditions of ... more

PRODA - the Agri-Food Development Program

Buenos Aires (Ciudad), Argentina

PRODA - the Agri-Food Development Program

PRODA works with low-income women and families in th... more

Cities without Hunger – community gardens
Award-winning project

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Cities without Hunger – community gardens

The project’s objective is to implement a farming nu... more

SOIL Haiti

Port-au-Prince, Haiti

SOIL Haiti

The mission of SOIL is to promote dignity, health, a... more

Ocean Somali Community Association (OSCA)

London, United Kingdom

Ocean Somali Community Association (OSCA)

A charity organisation providing services to residen... more

The Stop

Toronto, Canada

The Stop

The Stop has pioneered a transformation from a tradi... more

Sandokdoro Renaissance Project
Award-winning project

Busan, South Korea

Sandokdoro Renaissance Project

The project intends to revitalize a deprived neighbo... more

Fresh City Farms

Toronto, Canada

Fresh City Farms

Fresh City Farms is a for-profit social enterprise t... more

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

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement and Co-existence

Heredia, Costa Rica

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement...

This project aims towards neighborhood improvement b... more