• Sida Programme 2020
    Project consolidation funded by Sida
  • Gothenburg: Urban Futures
  • Mistra Urban Futures 2010-2019
    An experimental and groundbreaking programme ends
  • Urban Responses to COVID-19
    Our work on cities and responses to the virus
  • Transdisciplinary Co-Production
    Centre knowledge methodology in forthcoming book
  • Realising Just Cities
    Forthcoming: Research Programme 2016-2019 Book

Latest updates

Comparing tables and elephants

This text was published by Rike Sitas, Liza Rose Cirolia and Marcela Guerrero Casas, 20 April 2021, at the website of African Centre for Cities and the African Urban Research Initiative (AURI) The...

Date: 4 Jul

Why did Villa 20 have fewer Covid-19 cases?

Villa 20 is one of a number of informal settlements in Buenos Aires. As in many other cities around the world, authorities and inhabitants feared the spread of the corona virus in the informal...

Date: 20 Jun

Space-enabling co-production on solid waste management

Kisumu city in Kenya is overwhelmed by growing waste generation and limited capacity to expand collection services. Most of the waste of the informal settlements is not collected, posing great health...

Date: 20 Jun

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

Resultat och lärdomar från användning av metoden Social Return on Investment (SROI)
Fallstudie Borås har handlat om att genomföra en SROI-analys på Medborgarlabbet Sjöbo,
Projektet SIGURD handlar om hur effekter och värden kan används för att
Knowledge exchange between universities and municipalities for sustainable and just cities.

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.