Our Neighborhoods’ Heroes – The EUrbanities Booklet on Participation

The EUrbanities project has published the first of its four main outcomes: The booklet Our Neighbourhoods’ Heroes – Stories on Citizen Participation in Local Development in European Cities. The content of the work is a compilation of 20 local experiences in neighborhood-level public participation from 9 European countries. All cases have been constructed via interviews … More Our Neighborhoods’ Heroes – The EUrbanities Booklet on Participation

Recommendations for Improving Urban Participatory Processes

The local level is where public policies and economic interests meet with communities and have immediate effects on their ways of life. The realm where the real action for urban change like regenerating a public plaza happens, that is. Sometimes citizens have a central role in shaping such processes and often they are left as … More Recommendations for Improving Urban Participatory Processes