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  • Co-producing urban knowledge
    Urban Futures Open Research School course now open for applications. 
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Apr, 2017
    2017
  • Keynote and migration panel at Resilient Cities
    Migration and the Urban Sustainable Development Goal are the two  Mistra...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Apr, 2017
    2017
  • New Mistra Urban Futures node in Stockholm
    It is now official that Mistra Urban Futures will establish a node in...
    Location:
    Global, Stockholm
    Published:
    25 Apr, 2017
    2017
  • March for Science
    On Earth Day 22 April 2017 people around the world will March for Science...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    12 Apr, 2017
    2017
  • The Good City
    Mistra Urban Futures writes about the need for knowledge to realise the...
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Skåne
    Published:
    31 Mar, 2017
    2017
  • David Simon on Social and Spatial Justice
    David Simon one of the trainers at a workshop in Barcelona around Inter-...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    22 Mar, 2017
    2017
  • To do more with less for many – with many
    Frugal means sparing, economic, simple, and costing little. Helena Hansson...
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    9 Mar, 2017
    2017
  • Urban Lecture
    An Urban Lecture delivered by Professor John Black from the University of...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 Feb, 2017
    2017
  • Karolina Skog visits Mistra Urban Futures
    Mistra Urban Futures presented the research agenda 'Realising Just Cities...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Feb, 2017
    2017
  • Waste from Kenya turns into nordic design
    The Gothenburg-based design duo, Taste for Waste, takes used bicycle hoses...
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    25 Jan, 2017
    2017
  • Designing out waste
    New Doctoral thesis by Isabel Ordóñez Pizarro, Chalmers University of...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    12 Jan, 2017
    2017
  • Research bill
    The Swedish Government suggests additional resources for research in the...
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Skåne
    Published:
    12 Dec, 2016
    2016
  • Knowledge of just sustainability
    An inclusion of those who often are excluded is necessary if we are to...
    Location:
    Cape Town, Gothenburg, Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    12 Dec, 2016
    2016
  • Sheffield-Manchester Platform welcomes new Research Fellows
    Nick Taylor Buck and Sophie King will coordinate the Realising Just Cities...
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    5 Dec, 2016
    2016
  • Why participation?
    Professor Nabeel Hamdi, professor emeritus of Housing and Urban...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    1 Dec, 2016
    2016
  • Inclusive Place Branding
    Inclusive Place Branding is the title of Eva Maria Jernsand's doctoral...
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    30 Nov, 2016
    2016
  • EFARRI Award
    Mistra Urban Futures has received the first ever EFARRI Award for...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Nov, 2016
    2016
  • Finalist for EFARRI Award
    Mistra Urban Futures is one of 15 finalists for the European Foundations...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    4 Nov, 2016
    2016
  • New Director for the Gothenburg Platform appointed
    Dr Margareta Forsberg is the new Director of the Gothenburg Local...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Videos from Mistra Urban Futures first Annual Conference
    Mistra Urban Futures first annual conference titled "Realising Just Cities...
    Location:
    Published:
    25 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Taking the Knowledge Agenda for Sustainable Urban Development a step forward
    During 2015 the Swedish cities Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Urban Institute New Partner
    In September 2016 the Urban Institute, in partnership with the Sheffield...
    Location:
    Global, Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    25 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Report Habitat III
    Mistra Urban Futures took part in Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador, last week...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • New licentiate thesis on urban food
    We are facing increasing urbanisation and heightened challenges around...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    19 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Mistra Urban Futures at Habitat III
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    15 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • The importance of Mistra Urban Futures in the Gothenburg region
    The Göteborg Region Association of Local Authorities (GR) is one of Mistra...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    11 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Climate policy, if I were Prime Minister in Sweden
    If I were Prime Minister, what actions would I take towards a climate...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    6 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Realising Just Cities - Successful first Annual Conference
    The conference gathered 200 participants from eleven countries to discuss...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    4 Oct, 2016
    2016
  • Co-production in action: Towards realising just cities
    Release of a new book captures the story of Mistra Urban Futures. The book...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    20 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • New Urban Agenda Comments
    The New Urban Agenda that is expected to be adopted at the Habitat III...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    14 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • Plattformen i Skåne börjar ta form
    Nu har etableringen av Mistra Urban Futures Skåneplattform dragit igång....
    Location:
    Global, Skåne
    Published:
    12 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • Programme Coordinator to Sheffield
    Programme Coordinator for Realising Just Cities
    Location:
    Global, Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    4 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • Want to be the new GOLIP director?
    Want to become the new GOLIP Director?
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    2 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • Rethinking sustainable cities
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    1 Sep, 2016
    2016
  • Synvändor krävs för hållbar och rättvis utveckling
     
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    29 Aug, 2016
    2016
  • Communicative Interfaces for planning
    Lisa Bomble is a PhD student at Chalmers University of Technology at the...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    29 Aug, 2016
    2016
  • Public Art and the Power of Place
    In 1974, Dollar Brand (now Abdullah Ibrahim) released the song Mannenberg...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    29 Aug, 2016
    2016
  • UN-Habitat Student Design Competition for Kenya's Towns
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    29 Jul, 2016
    2016
  • Integrating urban agendas
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    12 Jul, 2016
    2016
  • Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen 2016
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    22 Jun, 2016
    2016
  • Shaping the New Urban Agenda
     
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    20 May, 2016
    2016
  • Southern African Cities Studies Conference
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    5 Apr, 2016
    2016
  • African Centre for Cities hosts Prof Gillian Rose
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    2 Apr, 2016
    2016
  • Urban retrofitting
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    23 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • mistra urban futures poetry
    Location:
    Global, Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    22 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • A new local interaction platform
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    22 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • Mistra Urban Futures Cape Town visit
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    14 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • Rethinking Sustainable Cities: from slogan to implementation
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    10 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • Demokrati. dialog och medskapande
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Mar, 2016
    2016
  • World class city making in Luanda
    World class city making in Luanda
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    29 Feb, 2016
    2016
  • New Board for Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    15 Feb, 2016
    2016
  • City Support Programme
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    12 Feb, 2016
    2016
  • COP21 Final Agreement
    Mistra Urban Futures welcomes COP21 Agreement
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    12 Dec, 2015
    2015
  • COP21 comments
    COP21 Agreement Welcomes Participation of Cities and Regions
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    11 Dec, 2015
    2015
  • Stationsmiljöernas betydelse uppmärksammas
    Ett team från Yellow Design Foundation har undersökt betydelsen av...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    8 Dec, 2015
    2015
  • Tre nya KAIROS rapporter
     
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Nov, 2015
    2015
  • KLIP Days in Kisumu
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    20 Nov, 2015
    2015
  • Agroforestry-kongress i Göteborg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Nov, 2015
    2015
  • World Cities Day 31 Oct
    Today we celebrate World Habitat Day
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    5 Oct, 2015
    2015
  • 80 million SEK to Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    28 Sep, 2015
    2015
  • Good Practice in RRI Tools
    Mistra Urban Futures one of 31 European "Good Practice" examples
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    3 Sep, 2015
    2015
  • Future Happiness Challenge
    Ett spel om lycka och klimatpåverkan
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    2 Sep, 2015
    2015
  • State Society Synergies in Philippi
    New book telling the story of Philippi and three years of delibarations...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    31 Aug, 2015
    2015
  • Policy recommendations from Mistra Urban Futures
    Understanding climate adaptation and transformation challenges in African...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    28 Aug, 2015
    2015
  • Lessons learnt
    Lessons learnt from three years embedded researchers project
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    26 Aug, 2015
    2015
  • Easier said than done
    New article on innovations and urban development
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    14 Aug, 2015
    2015
  • Cape Town Feedback Urban SDG Study
    Cape Town Input Informs UN Urban Sustainable Development Goal
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    11 Aug, 2015
    2015
  • An urban sustainability roadmap
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    14 Jul, 2015
    2015
  • City Officials Programme Round 1 completed
    City Officials Exchange Programme Round 1 completed
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    14 Jul, 2015
    2015
  • Stealing good ideas
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    23 Jun, 2015
    2015
  • Measuring Urban Sustainability
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    18 Jun, 2015
    2015
  • Skala ner i Älvstaden
    Ny rapport föreslår satsningar på småskaliga inslag i det stora.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    19 May, 2015
    2015
  • Närproducerat, ekologiskt och lönsamt
    Andelsjordbruk och utbildning kan skapa lönsamhet för närproducerad och...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 May, 2015
    2015
  • Dela är det nya äga - ny film om hållbar konsumtion
    Delandet växer snabbt i Europa, USA och andra delar av världen och börjar...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    6 May, 2015
    2015
  • Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen
    Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    23 Apr, 2015
    2015
  • No messing in Bonteheuwel
    Article about social capital and partnership building in sustainable...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    23 Apr, 2015
    2015
  • Launch of City Officials Exchange Programme Round 3
    City/university collaboration to co-produce climate change book 
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    21 Apr, 2015
    2015
  • New article about strategizing sustainability
    By Sara Brorström in Cities about River City, Gothenburg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Apr, 2015
    2015
  • Making Contact: arts and sustainability
    Arts and culture have crucial roles to play in sustainable development
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    2 Apr, 2015
    2015
  • Innovationslabbet för ‪‎hållbar ‪‎stadsutveckling har startat! ‬‬
    75 kreativa personer samverkar i vår kring utmaningar i Älvstaden. 
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    31 Mar, 2015
    2015
  • Gothenburg's Climate programme recognized by the World Bank
    Interview with Anna Wenstedt, City of Gothenburg 
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    23 Mar, 2015
    2015
  • Ny metod ska hjälpa kommunerna satsa på rätt miljöåtgärder
    Sammankoppling av olika konsumtionsflöden med livscykelberäkningar 
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    19 Mar, 2015
    2015
  • Mid-term review
    Five years with Mistra Urban Futures 
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    26 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Making a difference
     Independent outcome studies have been carried out at all four Platforms.
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    26 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Ilmar Reepalu chairs the review panel
    Evalution takes place spring 2015
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    26 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Testing the UN’s Urban Sustainable Development Goal
    Interview with Professor David Simon, Director Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    25 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • New book Co-producing knowledge for sustainable cities
    Interview with Editor Merritt Polk and researcher Warren Smit
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    25 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • The first Swedish NaNet meeting
    On the birth pangs of new urban governance
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    24 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Stories
    All 15 stories can now be found on the website
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Miljövänligare mat och fler stadsnära jobb med Grön Produktion
    Johanna Andersson om att skapa förutsättningar för stadsnära matproduktion
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    18 Feb, 2015
    2015
  • Future Earth and Future Urban Europe
    Mikael Cullberg, Director of the Gothenburg Platform, to attend workshop...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 Jan, 2015
    2015
  • 6 million SEK to Sustainable Lifestyles
    Researchers from the project WISE, Well-being in Sustainable cities,...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    12 Dec, 2014
    2014
  • Innovativt labb gör Göteborg mer hållbart
    125 personer har under hösten deltagit i arbetet att utveckla staden
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Dec, 2014
    2014
  • City officials exchange showing results
    Final workshop held
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    28 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • Influencing Horizon 2020
    New Platform - Built Environment Sweden Platform
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • Green production contributes to new training opportunities
    Foodmaker GBG training course has started
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    24 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • Climate change - a-tug-of war
    Cape Town researcher Anna Taylor about using games when dicussing climate...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    21 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • Pressinbjudan: Konstutställning om drömstaden startskottet för EU-projekt om sociala innovationer
    Lansering den 24-25 november i Bryssel.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • New EU project aims to promote social innovations
    Karl Palmås about the launching event in Brussels
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • How should Sweden move forward with urban development?
    Conference where the Minister for Housing and Urban Development...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • 2nd International UGEC Conference
    Urban transitions & transformations: science, synthesis and policy
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    11 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • A City desired through the lens of Capetonians
    Exhibition by partner African Centre for Cities
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    5 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • Cooperation and knowledge exchange in Kisumu
    Aim of this year’s KLIP days
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    3 Nov, 2014
    2014
  • New Urban Futures Research Network
    Find and connect with other researchers
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    31 Oct, 2014
    2014
  • GR bidrar till ny kunskap om hållbar stadsutveckling
    Hur GR en av parterna i Göteborgskonsoritet, arbetar med inom ramen för...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    16 Oct, 2014
    2014
  • Politisk delaktighet och rätten till staden
    Rapport från en Workshop med Dimitrios Roussopolos, Montreal Urban Ecology...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 Oct, 2014
    2014
  • Fortsättning på Dela[d] Stad
    Medel för att sprida kunskap och erfarenheter
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    7 Oct, 2014
    2014
  • Andelsjordbruk och klimatomställning på Framtidsveckan
    Mistra Urban Futures deltar på Göteborgs första Framtidsvecka
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    6 Oct, 2014
    2014
  • Sea-level rise and integrated coastal zone management.
    Visit from senior IDRC officials
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    30 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Intresset stort för höstens innovationslabb inom hållbar stadsutveckling
    123 personer i ett 100-tal företag/organisationer anmälda
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    29 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Nominated for Eco-Logic Award
    City of Cape Town´s Credible Carbon initiative
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    29 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Universities, Cities and Transformation Workshop
    Speakers and participants from across Europe
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    26 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Mistra Urban Futures in Stockholm
    Feasibility study during the fall
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    23 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • New project about food austerity
    The project will run from October 2014 to March 2015
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    22 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • UrbanSDG Campaign Statement
    On September 22 in New York, at a meeting convened by the Sustainable...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    22 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Strong presence at co-production conference in London
    Cape Town and Greater Manchester Platform raised the profile
    Location:
    Cape Town, Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    18 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • New thesis examines the link between innovation and urban development
    How do we get a city development in Gothenburg that fosters innovation?
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    17 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Så kan vi ta klimatfrågan på allvar – och ändå leva ett gott liv!
    Göteborg visar vägen på en nationell konferens den 16-17 september.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    11 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • The River City vision will now be realized!
    New project in Gothenburg will follow the implementation process
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Sep, 2014
    2014
  • Startmöte i det svenska SEiSMiC-nätverket
    Värdar var IQ Samhällsbyggnad och Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Aug, 2014
    2014
  • Influencing the Sustainable Development Goals
    High level meeting in London hosted by David Simon
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    26 Aug, 2014
    2014
  • Professor David Simon new Director
    He will start on September 15th.
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    21 Aug, 2014
    2014
  • Drawing a Line in the Sand
    Article on the City of Cape Town’s process of establishing a coastal set-...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    13 Aug, 2014
    2014
  • Nyskapande klimatrapport räknar in varorna från Kina och flygresorna
    I den internationella klimatstatistiken för olika länder räknar man inte...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    7 Jul, 2014
    2014
  • Launch of the Economic Areas Management Programme (‘ECAMP’), Cape Town
    Read about Rob McGaffin´s work with the programme
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    30 Jun, 2014
    2014
  • Strengthening Climate Resilience in African cities
    A report outlining a framework for Working with Informality
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    5 Jun, 2014
    2014
  • Africa's great urban migration
    Professor Edgar Pieterse, ACC, about Urbanization
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    26 May, 2014
    2014
  • Derk Loorbach about Sustainability Transitions
    Speaker at a Mistra Urban Futures seminar
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    21 May, 2014
    2014
  • Demokratitorg
    Vad händer med medskapandet när ungdomar och politiker möts?
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    21 May, 2014
    2014
  • Segregation
    New report about its expansion, causes and consequences
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 May, 2014
    2014
  • Innovation lab for sustainable cities
    An innovation lab will open its doors this fall in Gothenburg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    8 May, 2014
    2014
  • Kunskapsutbyte med fokus på stadsutveckling
    Malmö, Borås, Lund, Göteborg pratar innovationsplattformar
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    11 Apr, 2014
    2014
  • Want to be our future leader?
    Open position, Director Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    9 Apr, 2014
    2014
  • Southern Africa City Studies Conference
    Cape Town platform participated
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    8 Apr, 2014
    2014
  • Co-producing knowledge for tricky transitions
    Urban experimentation and innovation in Cape Town
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    8 Apr, 2014
    2014
  • Congratulations Cape Town
    Winner of this year’s Earth Hour City Challenge
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    4 Apr, 2014
    2014
  • New members of the Board
    Katarina Pelin, Thomas Elmqvist, Karl-Gunnar Olsson and Roberto Sanchez-...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    26 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Africa´s Urban Revolution
    Africa is no longer a continent of villages
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    25 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Sweden invests in Sustainable Consumption
    Kick off for UN:s 10 Year Framework Programmes on Sustainable Consumption...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Housing Competition at World Urban Forum 7
    Winners to be announced on April 7th
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Trading places
    Accessing Land in African Cities
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    21 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Film SP:s syn på hållbara städer
    Staden som ett system
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    19 Mar, 2014
    2014
  • Network of African Urban Researchers
    Networking meeting 18-19th February in Nairobi, Kenya
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    28 Feb, 2014
    2014
  • Access to the city through culture and technology
    “Funktek – co-creative museum development” has been granted 2.78 million...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Feb, 2014
    2014
  • Can a market develop a city?
    An interview with two PhD students from Kisumu, Kenya
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    26 Feb, 2014
    2014
  • Makt och Dialog i rättvisa och socialt hållbara svenska städer
    Ett nytt kunskapsunderlag har tagits fram inom projekt KAIROS
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Feb, 2014
    2014
  • Urban Informality and Migrant Entrepreneurship
    In Southern African Cities
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    17 Feb, 2014
    2014
  • How can we make our cities healthier for our children?
     Well-being of children in diverse urban settings in South Africa.
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    31 Jan, 2014
    2014
  • New Chair of the Board
    We are happy to announce the new Chair of the Board Thomas Rosswall.
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    30 Jan, 2014
    2014
  • The Mistra Urban Futures’ organisation 2014
    A different way of working and change in personnel at Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    30 Jan, 2014
    2014
  • Welcome to our new office
    In the beginning of January we opened the doors to our brand new office in...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    30 Jan, 2014
    2014
  • Changes in management at Mistra Urban Futures
    Organisational message
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    10 Jan, 2014
    2014
  • Att nå politiker - oppositionen på besök
    Segregation, dialog, blandstad och affärsdriven hållbar stadsutveckling
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    11 Dec, 2013
    2013
  • Continued funding from Sida
    Extended funding until end of 2015
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    11 Dec, 2013
    2013
  • Communicating Cities workshop
    Two-day workshop in Cape Town about UrbanAfrica.net
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    9 Dec, 2013
    2013
  • Svenskars livskvalitet blir inte sämre av en klimatomställning
    En helt obefogad farhåga.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Dec, 2013
    2013
  • Saving more and using the minimum
    Jaime Lerner, former mayor of Curitiba in Brazil visits
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    5 Dec, 2013
    2013
  • Co-producing sustainable urban development
    Bringing community groups into the discussion
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    27 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • How do you govern sustainability?
    Rethinking Greater Manchester
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    27 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • How to preserve and expand a flea markets values?
    New project Kommersen 2.0 - A cultural impact assessment
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • Cape Town celebrates World Town Planning Day
    Planning, the critical link in the development process
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    26 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • Urban Futures Festival in Kisumu
    The second annual Kisumu Local Interaction Platform (KLIP) event
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    25 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • New solutions in sustainable urban development made visible
    An innovation platform in Gothenburg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    21 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • China-European cooperation on urbanization
    China and Europe’s urbanization are at different phases, each with their...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    15 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • Welcome 8 new City Officials
    Launch of the Second City Official Exchange Programme in Cape Town
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    7 Nov, 2013
    2013
  • 100 000 SEK to develop Urbania
    The PhD project Comparing planning systems has been granted 100 000 SEK...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    31 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • Intressant för politiken
    Klimatomställning och den sociala hållbarheten i Göteborg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    30 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • International Green Campus Alliance
    Inaugural meeting today in Chongqing, China.
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    25 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • Upgrading of Informal Settlements in South Africa
    A Partnership-Based Approach
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    24 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • How urban space can contribute to less segregation
    From research to concrete methods for urban planning
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    15 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • Keynote at Shanghai Sustainable Urban Development Forum
    Lars Reuterswärd, Director at Mistra Urban Futures is holding a keynote...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    11 Oct, 2013
    2013
  • How to reach the 2°C target
    New report about climate change  
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Sep, 2013
    2013
  • Making market places in Kisumu more effective
    Markets have always been important for Kisumu due to its strategic...
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    25 Sep, 2013
    2013
  • Round 2 of Cape Town Officials Exchange Programme
    Eight candidates have been selected
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    24 Sep, 2013
    2013
  • Contested urban ecologies in Cape Town
    Civic network study update
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    20 Sep, 2013
    2013
  • Urban Revitalization of Mass Housing
    Join UN-Habitats international competition
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    29 Aug, 2013
    2013
  • From weed to product
    Training program in Kisumu
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    26 Aug, 2013
    2013
  • Platform – It is time to share
    Platform is a new online news source and information portal for sharing...
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    26 Aug, 2013
    2013
  • Almedalen: Ta med de boende i dialogen
    Varför kan vissa bostadsbolag göra så mycket medan andra bolag inte gör...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    5 Jul, 2013
    2013
  • Almedalen: Svenskt skyfall vad som krävs för ökat engagemang?
    Om att rusta våra städer för klimatförändingar
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    5 Jul, 2013
    2013
  • Städer behöver rustas för att klara klimatförändringarna
    Pressmeddelande: Almedalen 3 juli 2013
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    3 Jul, 2013
    2013
  • Är nya affärsmodeller bostadsbolagens lösning?
    Pressmeddelande Almedalen 3 juli 2013
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    3 Jul, 2013
    2013
  • Miljonprogrammet – vems ansvar är det?
    Renovering och energieffektivisering av miljonprogrammet är en av de...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Consortium established for the Kisumu platform
    A legal unit has been established for Kisumu Local Interaction Platform in...
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    26 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Nya medel från Formas
    Att utforska vägar mot en koldioxidsnål framtid
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Våga se sanningen – det kostar att klimatanpassa
    Det kostar 100 till 300 miljoner kronor per år att rusta svenska städer...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Sweden's biggest democratic forum
    During the first week of July 20 000 people will meet to discuss societal...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • City Official Exchange Programme: End of Writing Celebration
    On Thursday 20 June six city officials presented their work
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    24 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • From vision to everyday life
    From vision to everyday life
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Följeforskning av innovationsplattformar
    Continuous Evaluation of Innovation Platforms
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    13 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Webinar Presentation of Cost-Benefit Analysis
    Anton Cartwright, working for Mistra Urban Futures in Cape Town, presented...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    7 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Göteborgsinitiativ för innovativ stadsutveckling
    Vinnova har anslagit 8,5 mkr för utveckling av en innovationsplattform i...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    7 Jun, 2013
    2013
  • Leading Settlements Expert Joins Mistra Urban Futures
    Mohamed El Sioufi will support the international research school...
    Location:
    Global, Gothenburg
    Published:
    30 May, 2013
    2013
  • International collaboration to understand climate change risks and responses in African cities
    International collaboration to understand climate change risks and resp
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    30 May, 2013
    2013
  • Göteborgsplattformen samlades för en Urban Tätatät
    The Gothenburg platform gathered
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    30 May, 2013
    2013
  • Joint Knowledge Production for Urban Change
    New manual  based on experience from the five pilot projects in Gothenburg
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    30 May, 2013
    2013
  • Discussing Smart Cities and Sustainable Urban Planning
    On May 31st Lars Reuterswärd will attend the Sino-Swedish SymbioCity...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    29 May, 2013
    2013
  • Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
    Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    28 May, 2013
    2013
  • Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
    Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    23 May, 2013
    2013
  • Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
    Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    23 May, 2013
    2013
  • Nötkött största miljöboven
    Chalmers och Mistra Urban Futures debatterar ny studie om klimatutsläpp...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    3 May, 2013
    2013
  • Hur främjar vi hållbar stadsutveckling?
    Rapport Främjande av hållbar stadsutveckling.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    2 May, 2013
    2013
  • Africa Urban Infrastructure Summit
    Urbanisation - opportunities for growth and innovation
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    30 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Städer som ger mer än de tar - Exempel från Dunga, Kenya
    Cities that give more than they take - Examples from Dunga, Kenya
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Kisumu
    Published:
    25 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg
    Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Är demokrati tillräckligt?
    Dialogue, citizen participation and empowerment are all buzz words...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • The battle for urban land
    The battle for urban land
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    23 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • How is the city and space connected?
    Space research can provide the poor in developing countries a better life
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    17 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Uses and Abuses of Community in Sustainable Development
    How, why and to what ends does community emerge as a vehicle for achieving...
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    15 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Cape Town's Climate Change Think Tank convenes local leadership to set a new climate change agenda
    Cape Town's Climate Change Think Tank convenes local leadership to set
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    12 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Kulturell förtätning kan bidra till ett hållbarare Göteborg
    Nya vägar att nå visionen om en hållbar stad
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    10 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Hur kommer Frihamnen och Ringön se ut 2021?
    Förslag presenterades på fullsatt Urban Lunch-time
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    9 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Bjud in fler att delta i planeringen
    Närmare 100 planerare, politiker, forskare och dialogarrangörer deltog i...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    3 Apr, 2013
    2013
  • Listen to the citizens stories!
     They are experts andthey see the big picture
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • International meeting in Cape Town
    In the middle of March, the yearly interbational meeting where held in...
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    21 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Cape Town Platform members attend Green Economy Reference Group meeting
    Business, civil society and academic thinkers were invited
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    21 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Test of web based dialogue tool
    Good response when the Swedish Transport Administration tests web based...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    21 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Reduce 50 until 2050
    Do you want a new perspective on how to improve the energy efficiency of...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Using climate science to inform policy on peri-urban issues in Africa
    Anna Taylor recently participated in a workshop hosted by the University...
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    19 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande
    Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    18 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Simulation shows how the air is affected by dense cities
    New collaboration betweeen IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    15 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • The future is already here, it's just not fairly distributed
    The project Interplace has written a book, The future is already here.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    8 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Test av webbaserat dialogverktyg
    Testas nu live för första gången i samband med Trafikverkets projekt...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    6 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Climate Change Think Tank
    Beyond diagnosis, climate change as a leadership challenge
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    4 Mar, 2013
    2013
  • Valuation of climate-friendly buildings
    Property owners in Sweden who want to invest in climate-friendly buildings...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    28 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Bondo University College has become a fully-fledged University
    Award of Charter by the President of Kenya, His Excellency, Hon. Mwai...
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    28 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Världsnaturfonden WWF uppmärksammar pilotprojektet Den lärande staden
    Ett av 10 exempel på hur universitet arbetar transdisciplinärt
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    25 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Lars Reuterswärd om städers utmaningar idag och i framtiden
    Global urbanisering ger många människor hopp
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    21 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Heading for a greener region
    Mistra Urban Futures - a good example
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    20 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Kick-off for the project Green production
    At the conference Urban Agriculture Summit
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    11 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Kan vi bygga in lycka och välbefinnande i vår vardag?
    Möt John Holmberg, professor på Chalmers och en av projektledarna för WISE
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    8 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Intresseanmälan för forskningsuppdrag
    På uppdrag av Boverket och det nationella initiativet Urbant...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    3 Feb, 2013
    2013
  • Successful kick-off in Kisumu
    Platform in Kisumu officially launched at the end of November.
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    6 Dec, 2012
    2012
  • 8.6 million SEK from the Swedish Research Council Formas
    To the new project Valuation of ecosystem services provided by urban...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    5 Dec, 2012
    2012
  • City Officials Exchange Programme launched
    City Officials Exchange Programme launched
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Published:
    28 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Joyful opening ceremony
    Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    28 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Joyful opening ceremony
    Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
    Location:
    Kisumu
    Published:
    28 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • The first Green Campus Evaluation Standard in China approved
    Prof. WU Siegfried Zhiqiang is the chief author of the Standard
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    28 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • The future of Greater Manchester
    Sustainable stories exhibition
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    27 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Visions must become reality!
    Conference Arena Sustainable City
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    15 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Det handlar om att vilja
    Det handlar om att vilja
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    6 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad 6 – 8 november 2012
    På bara fyra årtionden kommer antalet människor som bor i städer att öka...
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    5 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad – nedslag i faktisk miljö
    Satsningarnas betydelse för utvecklingen av hållbara städer.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    5 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Sustainable Stories exhibition 3-6 November
    CUBE Gallery, Manchester
    Location:
    Sheffield-Manchester
    Published:
    1 Nov, 2012
    2012
  • Fullsatt på Arena hållbar stad
    Mer än 430 deltagare har anmält sig.
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    26 Oct, 2012
    2012
  • Mistra Urban Futures study visit, at IFHP Congress
    Mistra Urban Futures study visit, at IFHP Congress
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    19 Sep, 2012
    2012
  • World Urban Forum
    Strong Mistra Urban Futures participation
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    13 Sep, 2012
    2012
  • Mistra Urban Futures participates at World Urban Forum 6 in Naples, Italy
    Organized by UN-Habitat
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    28 Aug, 2012
    2012
  • Mistra Urban Futures attended Rio+20
    Lecture in Swedish pavillion
    Location:
    Global
    Published:
    24 Jun, 2012
    2012
  • Welcome to the 56th IFHP World Congress Gothenburg 2012
    Mistra Urban Futures one of the partners
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    18 Jun, 2012
    2012
  • Stockholm+40
     Hosted roundtable discussion
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    27 Apr, 2012
    2012
  • Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling
    Pressmeddelande: Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling
    Location:
    Gothenburg
    Published:
    8 Feb, 2012
    2012

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