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Morus Association: a grassroots approach to refugee integration

Metropolitan City of Turin, Italy

Morus Association: a grassroots approach t...

A community-led initiative with multi-stakeholder su... more

Building social cohesion in the Badr Nazzal district of Amman

Amman, Jordan

Building social cohesion in the Badr Nazza...

A community led initiative using public spaces to en... more

Jugendcollege: training and education for young migrants in Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Jugendcollege: training and education for ...

Jugendcollege provides free education, training and ... more

Using SafetiPin to build safer cities for women

Bogotá, Colombia

Using SafetiPin to build safer cities for ...

Making Bogota a safer place for women with citizen p... more

Cuidemos Centro programme

Madrid, Spain

Cuidemos Centro programme

A municipal training programme that employs migrants... more

Copenhagen Climate-Resilient Neighbourhood strategy
Award-winning project

Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen Climate-Resilient Neighbourhood...

Initiatives for climate change adaptation are being ... 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

Youth election project U18
Award-winning project

Berlin, Germany

Youth election project U18

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

Gwangju Carbon Bank system
Shortlisted project

Gwangju, South Korea

Gwangju Carbon Bank system

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

Eskisehir City Memory Museum
Shortlisted project

Eskisehir, Turkey

Eskisehir City Memory Museum

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

Neighbourhood development based on equal opportunities in Krefeld

Krefeld, Germany

Neighbourhood development based on equal o...

Through its pilot project Nachbarschaft Samtweberei ... 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

Edinburgh Collected

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh Collected

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

Friends and Neighbours - a community nature project

Cape Town, South Africa

Friends and Neighbours - a community natur...

The project aims to reconnect people with nature, bu... 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

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

BEACH - online employability advice
Award-winning project

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

BEACH - online employability advice

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

Educational Parks for Youth
Award-winning project

Antioquia (Departement), Colombia

Educational Parks for Youth

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

Masterplan for Energy Transition
Shortlisted project

Dortmund, Germany

Masterplan for Energy Transition

Dortmund’s Masterplan for Energy Transition brings 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

Zero Waste Program
Shortlisted project

Bogotá, Colombia

Zero Waste Program

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

Bogotá Sin Hambre: Bogata Without Hunger

Bogotá, Colombia

Bogotá Sin Hambre: Bogata Without Hunger

Bogota, Colombia has used urban agriculture and farm... 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

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

Edinburgh in Bloom
Award-winning project

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh in Bloom

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

Idea City Website
Award-winning project

Mashhad, Iran

Idea City Website

The website fosters citizen participation in urban m... 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

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

Food security through urban agriculture

La Habana, Cuba

Food security through urban agriculture

Cuban society has successfully made the transition f... more

The Stop

Toronto, Canada

The Stop

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

Victory Gardens Initiative

Milwaukee, United States

Victory Gardens Initiative

Victory Gardens Initiative is a community organisati... more

Eco-Mileage System

Seoul , South Korea

Eco-Mileage System

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

Global Learning Village

Melbourne , Australia

Global Learning Village

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

Sustainable Urban District Vauban
Award-winning project

Freiburg, Germany

Sustainable Urban District Vauban

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

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community participation - pilot concept

Baghdad, Iraq

Neighbourhood rehabilitation: community pa...

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

Heartfelt Houses / Proyecto Juan Bobo
Award-winning project

Medellín, Colombia

Heartfelt Houses / Proyecto Juan Bobo

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

Lawrence-Allen Revitalization Plan

Toronto, Canada

Lawrence-Allen Revitalization Plan

The highly participatory approach and its continuous... 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

City Development Strategy Peshawar

Peshawar, Pakistan

City Development Strategy Peshawar

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

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement and Co-existence

Heredia, Costa Rica

Participation for Neighborhood Improvement...

This project aims towards neighborhood improvement b... 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

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

Knowledge Society - citizen participation and open government strategy
Shortlisted project

Gijon, Spain

Knowledge Society - citizen participation ...

Gijon City Council in Spain has responded to the nee... more

Rio Capital Energy Program

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Rio Capital Energy Program

To mobilize support for and commission projects ensu... 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

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

Smart Map: rent, share, exchange, borrow
Award-winning project

Gothenburg, Sweden

Smart Map: rent, share, exchange, borrow

The city of Gothenburg's Smart Map platform shows re... more

Government Commitments

Buenos Aires (Ciudad), Argentina

Government Commitments

The Government Commitments program aims to promote t... 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

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

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

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

Commmunity Participation in Urban Conservation

Yangzhou, China

Commmunity Participation in Urban Conserva...

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

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

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

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square

Berlin, Germany

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square

The redesign and reconstruction of the Leopoldplatz ... more

Co-operative Glasgow
Shortlisted project

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Co-operative Glasgow

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

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

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

Providence Talks
Award-winning project

Providence, United States

Providence Talks

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

Young Consultants Group of Municipality of Mashhad

Mashhad, Iran

Young Consultants Group of Municipality of...

Youth Scientific Cooperation in Urban Management to ... 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

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

Milwaukee, United States

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

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