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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

Women Friendly City Project
Award-winning project

Seoul , South Korea

Women Friendly City Project

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

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

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

Providence Talks
Award-winning project

Providence, United States

Providence Talks

Providence Talks is an early childhood program that ... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Neighbourhood development based on equal opportunities in Krefeld

Krefeld, Germany

Neighbourhood development based on equal o...

Through its pilot project Nachbarschaft Samtweberei ... 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

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

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

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

Victory Gardens Initiative

Milwaukee, United States

Victory Gardens Initiative

Victory Gardens Initiative is a community organisati... more

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

Milwaukee, United States

HOME GR/OWN Milwaukee

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

Idea City Website
Award-winning project

Mashhad, Iran

Idea City Website

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

Global Learning Village

Melbourne , Australia

Global Learning Village

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

Eco-Mileage System

Seoul , South Korea

Eco-Mileage System

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