• Annual Report 2017
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Less traffic and more public transport

Public transport in the Gothenburg region should increase to 40 percent by 2025. A co-production project within Mistra Urban Futures has played an important role in achieving this goal.

Date: 3 May

Crowdsourcing the City

Many cities have used crowdfunding of local initiatives with mostly positive experiences. However, it needs to be discussed if crowdfunded initiatives necessarily are sustainable and contributing to the just city.

Date: 1 May

Co-Creation for Resilience at ICLEI

The co-creation theme was underlying many of the talks and presentations in sessions as well as in plenaries at this year's ICLEI conference in Bonn. The insurance industry has become a significant partner for many cities.

Date: 1 May


Time: 17:00
Location: Göteborgs stadsmuseum
Time: 08:30
Location: Renströmska sjukhuset
Time: 15:00
Location: Västsvenska Arenan

Research agenda

Synergistically generate client-centric internal or "organic" sources after extensive systems. Objectively integrate integrated interfaces vis-a-vis alternative infomediaries. Authoritatively syndicate 2.0 systems and virtual process improvements. Professionally synergize multidisciplinary best practices after frictionless methods of empowerment. Enthusiastically evolve real-time vortals via multimedia based opportunities.

Latest publications

Global urbanization promises better services, stronger economies, and more connections; it also
This paper traces two dominant approaches to state-led spatial transformation evident in
Informal settlement dwellers are disproportionately affected by ill health, violence and many
A unique project by Mistra Urban Futures to test the draft targets

Mistra Urban Futures Projects

Funders and consortium

Mistra Urban Futures is financed by Mistra, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Sida, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, and a consortium constituted by several organisations in the Gothenburg region, combined with key international partners.