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Kolorob: Lighting up the City

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Kolorob: Lighting up the City

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

Vision Zero Boston

Boston, United States

Vision Zero Boston

The City of Boston has adopted a Vision Zero strateg... 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

The Berlin Strategy | Urban Development Concept Berlin 2030

Berlin, Germany

The Berlin Strategy | Urban Development Co...

The city of Berlin used an interdisciplinary partici... 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

Seoul Urban Renewal: Cheonggyecheon Stream Restoration
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

Seoul Urban Renewal: Cheonggyecheon Stream...

In 2005, Cheonggyecheon Stream has been transformed ... more

Urban Solid Waste Management in the Metropolitan Region of Belo Horizonte
Shortlisted project

Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Urban Solid Waste Management in the Metrop...

An inter-federation model make feasible for the muni... more

Seoul Transport Operation and Information Service (TOPIS)

Seoul , South Korea

Seoul Transport Operation and Information ...

TOPIS gathers and processes real-time information to... more

Ekostaden Augustenborg and Bo01 – City of Tomorrow

Malmö, Sweden

Ekostaden Augustenborg and Bo01 – City of ...

The two projects - a newly built housing area and an... 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

Commmunity Participation in Urban Conservation

Yangzhou, China

Commmunity Participation in Urban Conserva...

This project aims to improve living conditions of th... 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

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

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

Co-operative Glasgow
Shortlisted project

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Co-operative Glasgow

The City of Glasgow is identifying effective and sus... 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

Eco-park of the Mediterranean – Barcelona Waste Management Facility

Barcelona, Spain

Eco-park of the Mediterranean – Barcelona ...

Eco-park of the Mediterranean is an integrated treat... 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

Copenhagen Climate-Resilient Neighbourhood strategy
Award-winning project

Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen Climate-Resilient Neighbourhood...

Initiatives for climate change adaptation are being ... 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

Development of a sustainable transport system in Addis Ababa
Shortlisted project

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Development of a sustainable transport sys...

Addis Ababa’s light rail and bus rapid transit proje... more

Songpa Solar Nanum (Sharing) Power Plant
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

Songpa Solar Nanum (Sharing) Power Plant

The Songpa Solar Nanum Power Plants aim to create a ... more

Berlin Open Data strategy

Berlin, Germany

Berlin Open Data strategy

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

Energy efficient refurbishment at Berlin's Märkisches Viertel neighbourhood

Berlin, Germany

Energy efficient refurbishment at Berlin's...

The Märkisches Viertel neighbourhood in Berlin has b... 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

 Rea Vaya - Bus Rapid Transit System
Shortlisted project

Johannesburg, South Africa

Rea Vaya - Bus Rapid Transit System

The Rea Vaya (‘we are going’) Bus Rapid Transit (BRT... 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

Climate Smart Hyllie
Shortlisted project

Malmö, Sweden

Climate Smart Hyllie

Hyllie is Malmö's largest residential and commercial... 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

Shijiuyang Ecological Wetland for Safe Drinking Water

Jiaxing, China

Shijiuyang Ecological Wetland for Safe Dri...

This practice ensures drinking water safety for resi... more

ITS Factory
Shortlisted project

Tampere, Finland

ITS Factory

ITS Factory is a collaborative space where developer... more

m4guide - mobile multi-modal mobility guide

Berlin, Germany

m4guide - mobile multi-modal mobility guide

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

Smarter Sustainable Dubuque
Shortlisted project

Dubuque, United States

Smarter Sustainable Dubuque

Smarter Sustainable Dubuque is a partnership between... 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

4°C Cooler – Using green infrastructure to build a climate resilient Melbourne
Shortlisted project

Melbourne , Australia

4°C Cooler – Using green infrastructure to...

In 2010 the city of Melbourne appointed a new Urban ... more

"Prepare before it’s too late": learn to live with earthquakes
Award-winning project

Kocaeli (Province), Turkey

"Prepare before it’s too late": learn to l...

After the Marmara earthquake in 1999, the City of Ko... more

Linköping Carbon Neutral 2025
Shortlisted project

Linköping, Sweden

Linköping Carbon Neutral 2025

In 2011 the Municipal Council adopted its long-term ... more

The Metro Line 3

Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico

The Metro Line 3

The construction of a new subway line will increase ... more

Crisis management planning

Berlin, Germany

Crisis management planning

The Berlin Senate Department for Health, Care and Ge... 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

SynAthina: a social innovation platform
Award-winning project

Athens, Greece

SynAthina: a social innovation platform

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

Conversion of a school building to a library in the area of Ostkreuz-Friedrichshain, Berlin

Berlin, Germany

Conversion of a school building to a libra...

The innovative and sustainable architectural concept... more

The Schöneberg Loop

Berlin, Germany

The Schöneberg Loop

Through the so-called “Schöneberg Loop” (Schöneberge... 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

Bogotá, Colombia

Zero Waste Program

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

Making Berlin accessible to all
Award-winning project

Berlin, Germany

Making Berlin accessible to all

Berlin has the ambition to become a world-class exam... 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

Climate-Neutral Berlin 2050
Award-winning project

Berlin, Germany

Climate-Neutral Berlin 2050

Berlin’s new energy and climate protection strategy,... more

Berlin’s City Tree Campaign

Berlin, Germany

Berlin’s City Tree Campaign

The aim of the Berlin’s City Tree Campaign is to pla... 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

The Pluit Reservoir Revitalization Project
Shortlisted project

Jakarta, Indonesia

The Pluit Reservoir Revitalization Project

The Pluit Reservoir Revitalization Project represent... more

The International Building Exhibition and its “Climate Protection Concept Renewable Wilhelmsburg"
Shortlisted project

Hamburg, Germany

The International Building Exhibition and ...

In 2005 Hamburg decided to support the redevelopment... more

Gwangju Carbon Bank system
Shortlisted project

Gwangju, South Korea

Gwangju Carbon Bank system

In 2008, the City of Gwangju has initiated a program... more

The Wellbeing Project: Measuring and Managing What Really Matters
Award-winning project

Santa Monica, United States

The Wellbeing Project: Measuring and Manag...

Santa Monica, California is tapping the power of dat... more

Eskisehir City Memory Museum
Shortlisted project

Eskisehir, Turkey

Eskisehir City Memory Museum

Eskishir has created a Memory Museum that combines m... more

Community Resilience through Women Leadership

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Community Resilience through Women Leadership

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

Rio Operations Center
Shortlisted project

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Rio Operations Center

The Rio Operations Center's responsibility is to con... more

Food Ladder Oasis for Afghan Women

Kabul, Afghanistan

Food Ladder Oasis for Afghan Women

Social enterprise project addressing food security o... more

Estidama Sustainability Program
Shortlisted project

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Estidama Sustainability Program

In one of the world’s most rapidly growing cities, a... more

Buenos Aires City’s Collaborative Roundtable for Innovation and Creativity
Shortlisted project

Buenos Aires (Ciudad), Argentina

Buenos Aires City’s Collaborative Roundtab...

The central idea of these roundtables is to engage a... more

Participatory Development Programme in Urban Areas (PDP)
Award-winning project

Cairo, Egypt

Participatory Development Programme in Urb...

This project advises concepts and methods of partici... 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

OPEN Glasgow – City Data Hub
Shortlisted project

Glasgow, United Kingdom

OPEN Glasgow – City Data Hub

Glasgow’s City Data Hub is home to 400 datasets, pub... more

MoveWindhoek – New bus system makes Namibian capital mobile

Windhoek, Namibia

MoveWindhoek – New bus system makes Namibi...

MoveWindhoek is a new bus system with which poorer p... more

The City of Copenhagen's Bicycle Strategy

Copenhagen, Denmark

The City of Copenhagen's Bicycle Strategy

Sustainable cities of the future will be ones where ... more

Visionary Vancouver: creating a welcoming and sustainable place for all
Award-winning project

Vancouver, Canada

Visionary Vancouver: creating a welcoming ...

The City of Vancouver has been awarded in 2012 the G... more

"I Will Centers" - Internet addiction prevention & intervention centers for children and youths
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

"I Will Centers" - Internet addiction prev...

The goal of this initiative is to create Seoul as 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

Andernach – The Edible City

Andernach, Germany

Andernach – The Edible City

Not only is the city of Andernach creating more qual... more

Neighbourhood development based on equal opportunities in Krefeld

Krefeld, Germany

Neighbourhood development based on equal o...

Through its pilot project Nachbarschaft Samtweberei ... more

Free Public Transport in Tallinn
Shortlisted project

Tallinn, Estonia

Free Public Transport in Tallinn

In January 2013 the capital of Estonia made a shift ... 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

Urban Agriculture Ordinance

Chicago, United States

Urban Agriculture Ordinance

A reform of city laws to clarify existing rules and ... more

Edinburgh Collected

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh Collected

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

Flood Information System of the State of Paraná, Brazil

State of Paraná, Brazil

Flood Information System of the State of P...

The quality and timeliness of flood warning need to ... more

Medellín’s Metrocable – Mobility as fundamental factor of integrated and inclusive urban development
Award-winning project

Medellín, Colombia

Medellín’s Metrocable – Mobility as fundam...

In 2004, Medellín opened the first cable car as part... more

Dakar paving streets by hands
Shortlisted project

Dakar, Senegal

Dakar paving streets by hands

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

Delitzsch – An Energy-Efficient City

Delitzsch, Germany

Delitzsch – An Energy-Efficient City

Situated to the north of Leipzig, the town of Delitz... more

Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich

Munich, Germany

Integrated Action Program for Climate Prot...

Munich aims to make 50-percent cut in CO2 emissions ... more

eThekwini Communal Ablution Blocks for Informal Settlements

Durban / eThekwini Municipality, South Africa

eThekwini Communal Ablution Blocks for Inf...

In 2004, the municipality initiated the community ab... more

Efficient and Sustainable Facility Management in the City of Freiburg

Freiburg, Germany

Efficient and Sustainable Facility Managem...

Central facility management creates a sound database... 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

Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Nizamuddin Urban Renewal Initiative
Shortlisted project

Delhi, India

Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Nizamuddin Urb...

The Urban renewal project taken up by the Aga Khan F... more

Helsinki Region Infoshare (HRI)
Shortlisted project

Greater Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki Region Infoshare (HRI)

In 2010, the cities of the Helsinki Metropolitan Are... more

Edinburgh Outdoors
Shortlisted project

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh Outdoors

Edinburgh Outdoors is a digital service launched in ... 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

Gijon’s Citizen Card
Award-winning project

Gijon, Spain

Gijon’s Citizen Card

A single card, Gijon’s Citizen Card, allows Gijon's ... more

Marketplace for Mobility ("De Verkeersonderneming")
Shortlisted project

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Marketplace for Mobility ("De Verkeersonde...

Through two successive calls for tenders, De Verkeer... more

REECH initiative
Award-winning project

Liverpool, United Kingdom

REECH initiative

Through REECH, Liverpool works with a range of partn... more

The electric vehicle capital
Shortlisted project

Oslo, Norway

The electric vehicle capital

With 60% of emissions in Oslo coming from the transp... more

Auld but not Reekie – transforming transport energy use in Edinburgh
Shortlisted project

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Auld but not Reekie – transforming transpo...

Edinburgh's municipal bus company, Lothian Buses, is... more

Interactive energy classification map
Award-winning project

Vilnius, Lithuania

Interactive energy classification map

An innovative interactive energy map lets Vilnius ci... more

Masterplan for Energy Transition
Shortlisted project

Dortmund, Germany

Masterplan for Energy Transition

Dortmund’s Masterplan for Energy Transition brings a... 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

Urban Public Bicycle Sharing Program
Award-winning project

Hangzhou, China

Urban Public Bicycle Sharing Program

With 80 percent of residents and commuters identifyi... more

Educational Parks for Youth
Award-winning project

Antioquia (Departement), Colombia

Educational Parks for Youth

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

Transitional City Programme
Award-winning project

Christchurch, New Zealand

Transitional City Programme

A transitional city programme includes support for r... more

Smart City Bristol
Award-winning project

Bristol, United Kingdom

Smart City Bristol

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

Municipal Finance Program
Award-winning project

Dakar, Senegal

Municipal Finance Program

Under the leadership of the Municipal Council of Dak... more

Ahmedabad Slum Electrification Program

Ahmedabad, India

Ahmedabad Slum Electrification Program

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

A Metrocable for community development in the Caracas San Agustin neighbourhood

Caracas, Venezuela

A Metrocable for community development in ...

The Caracas Metrocable re-connects a poor hillside n... 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

Risk management and prevention

Marseilles, France

Risk management and prevention

This project used interdisciplinary cooperation and ... 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

Edinburgh in Bloom
Award-winning project

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh in Bloom

By mobilising support and coordinating action, Edinb... more

Gothenburg’s entrepreneurial hub
Award-winning project

Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg’s entrepreneurial hub

Entrepreneurial West Hisingen aims at developing ent... more

Sharing mobility strategy in Milan
Award-winning project

Milan, Italy

Sharing mobility strategy in Milan

A mobility strategy is enabling Milan, which has one... more

Food security through urban agriculture

La Habana, Cuba

Food security through urban agriculture

Cuban society has successfully made the transition f... 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

City Development Strategy Peshawar

Peshawar, Pakistan

City Development Strategy Peshawar

The strategy aimed at improving governance to foster... more

Barcelona: Inclusive employment in park maintenance

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona: Inclusive employment in park ma...

Successful collaboration between a team specialising... 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

Local strategies to implement national energy efficiency schemes in Newcastle

Newcastle, United Kingdom

Local strategies to implement national ene...

Through building partnerships between the public and... more

Idea City Website
Award-winning project

Mashhad, Iran

Idea City Website

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

Johannesburg-Lilongwe Mentorship Programme
Award-winning project

Lilongwe, Malawi

Johannesburg-Lilongwe Mentorship Programme

Lilongwe City Development Strategy has been develope... more

South African / Swedish partnership on air quality

Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa

South African / Swedish partnership on air...

The City of Gothenburg and Nelson Mandela Bay Metrop... more

Dongdaemun Design Plaza

Seoul , South Korea

Dongdaemun Design Plaza

The Dongdaemun Design Plaza is a multiple complex to... more

Sangam Digital Media City (DMC) - City of Tomorrow

Seoul , South Korea

Sangam Digital Media City (DMC) - City of ...

As an industrial cluster of digital media and entert... more

Campus Rütli

Berlin, Germany

Campus Rütli

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

Seoul Night Bus based on Big Data Technology

Seoul , South Korea

Seoul Night Bus based on Big Data Technology

The Seoul Night Bus, also known as the "Owl Bus", ma... more

Urban Transport Plan for the Ile-de-France Region
Award-winning project

Paris - Ile de France, France

Urban Transport Plan for the Ile-de-France...

The Plan aims to find a better balance between trans... more

Sofia city development strategy – Sofia I and II

Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia city development strategy – Sofia I ...

The aim was to enhance the development of a democrat... more

Urban development strategy for the Cotonou agglomeration

Cotonou, Benin

Urban development strategy for the Cotonou...

The strategy aims at defining priorities and giving ... more

Gender Mainstreaming in City Development

Berlin, Germany

Gender Mainstreaming in City Development

The program considers the needs of the different lif... more

Social Intervention Project for the Cumbica Urbanisation Programme

Guarulhos, Brazil

Social Intervention Project for the Cumbic...

The aim of the programme is to provide access to soc... more

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community participation - pilot concept

Baghdad, Iraq

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community pa...

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

Integrated Development Planning in the City of Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa

Integrated Development Planning in the Cit...

The project involves working with residents, as well... more

Heartfelt Houses / Proyecto Juan Bobo
Award-winning project

Medellín, Colombia

Heartfelt Houses / Proyecto Juan Bobo

Inhabitants of a former informal settlement are supp... more

Urban Poverty and City Consultation Process: Poverty Reduction Programme

Ijebu-Ode, Nigeria

Urban Poverty and City Consultation Proces...

The programme showed significant results in poverty ... more

Micro-Gardens in Dakar
Award-winning project

Dakar, Senegal

Micro-Gardens in Dakar

Micro-gardening is permitting soilless horticultural... more

Urban Agriculture Programme (UAP)
Award-winning project

Rosario, Argentina

Urban Agriculture Programme (UAP)

The objective of the UAP is to implement a participa... 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

One Less Nuclear Power Plant

Seoul , South Korea

One Less Nuclear Power Plant

The initiative aims at reducing energy consumption a... more

Growing Vine Street

Seattle, United States

Growing Vine Street

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

Micro and Small Enterprise Development Program
Award-winning project

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Micro and Small Enterprise Development Pro...

This programme uses micro-credit loans and business ... more

The Barcelona Schools Agenda 21 Program
Award-winning project

Barcelona, Spain

The Barcelona Schools Agenda 21 Program

The Barcelona Schools Agenda 21 Program is aimed to ... more

Porto Maravilha Urban Operation
Award-winning project

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Porto Maravilha Urban Operation

The project's goal is to establish a new standard of... more

Capacity Building Programme

Kolkata, India

Capacity Building Programme

The programme intended to transform the Municipal Co... more

22@ Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain

22@ Barcelona

22@ Barcelona is an urban transformation project wit... 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

Activation of an urban open space through citizen participation

Berlin, Germany

Activation of an urban open space through ...

The project "Tempelhofer Freiheit" aims to establish... more

Design, Construction and Operation of Persian Gulf Martyrs’ Artificial Lake
Award-winning project

Tehran, Iran

Design, Construction and Operation of Pers...

The Persian Gulf Lake provides a new social and recr... more

The Madrid Río Project
Award-winning project

Madrid, Spain

The Madrid Río Project

The Madrid Río project aims at converting the zone a... more

VicHealth Food for All Program

Melbourne , Australia

VicHealth Food for All Program

Five year Food for All program involved nine Victori... 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

Bogotá Sin Hambre: Bogata Without Hunger

Bogotá, Colombia

Bogotá Sin Hambre: Bogata Without Hunger

Bogotá, Colombia has used urban agriculture and farm... more

“The Sharing City, Seoul” Project
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

“The Sharing City, Seoul” Project

A city-funded and share-based policy for improving c... more

Eastern Neighborhoods Community Plans

San Francisco, United States

Eastern Neighborhoods Community Plans

Through zoning and land-use regulation, this program... more

Global Learning Village

Melbourne , Australia

Global Learning Village

The Global Learning Village is a concept, which aims... more

Lawrence-Allen Revitalization Plan

Toronto, Canada

Lawrence-Allen Revitalization Plan

The highly participatory approach and its continuous... more

Preparing the Monrovia Slum Upgrading Initiative

Monrovia, Liberia

Preparing the Monrovia Slum Upgrading Init...

Liberia’s Poverty Reduction Strategy initiates upgra... more

Safer Cities Programme

Durban / eThekwini Municipality, South Africa

Safer Cities Programme

The safer city strategy is the expression of a joint... more

Restructuring Avenue Royale: an urban integrated project

Casablanca, Morocco

Restructuring Avenue Royale: an urban inte...

The project illustrates how conflicts between planne... more

Sustainable Urban District Vauban
Award-winning project

Freiburg, Germany

Sustainable Urban District Vauban

A former derelict site is developed into a residenti... more

Gender-sensitive park design at Einsiedlerpark and St. Johann Park

Vienna, Austria

Gender-sensitive park design at Einsiedler...

Gender-sensitive solutions to enable girls and young... more

Urban Forest Management Plan (UFMP)

Edmonton, Canada

Urban Forest Management Plan (UFMP)

The Plan provides strategic direction for Edmonton e... more

Shiraz - The Green City

Shiraz, Iran

Shiraz - The Green City

The project has contributed increasing green space a... more

City Development Strategy for Sustainable Development - Phase II

Alexandria, Egypt

City Development Strategy for Sustainable ...

Local economic development, participatory urban upgr... 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

Food and urban agriculture strategy "Fresh" for Edmonton

Edmonton, Canada

Food and urban agriculture strategy "Fresh...

Food production must be added to urban planning poli... 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

Barcelona Metropolitan Area Master Plan (PDU) - Drafting Process

Barcelona Metropolitan Area, Spain

Barcelona Metropolitan Area Master Plan (P...

Barcelona Metropolitan Area (AMB) has launched a par... more

Growth of small scale (peri) urban agriculture in Ghent, Belgium

Genth, Belgium

Growth of small scale (peri) urban agricul...

Ghent has identified a demand for urban agriculture ... more

Urban Development Strategy for the City of Chisinau

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Urban Development Strategy for the City of...

This project addresses challenges using participator... more

No-Driving Day Campaign: One Day per Week

Seoul , South Korea

No-Driving Day Campaign: One Day per Week

The No-Driving Day initiative is a campaign based on... more

Seoul Public Transportation Reform in 2004
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

Seoul Public Transportation Reform in 2004

The reform focuses on the reorganization of Seoul's ... more

Integrated Metropolitan Governance in Rosario

Rosario, Argentina

Integrated Metropolitan Governance in Rosario

Through the creation of new metropolitan structures,... more

Eco-Mileage System

Seoul , South Korea

Eco-Mileage System

The eco-mileage system is an incentive program for c... more

Integrated planning of a shopping-centre

Graz, Austria

Integrated planning of a shopping-centre

The Murpark shopping centre combines economic benefi... 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

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