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New planning tool for culture in Gothenburg

Take part of an interview that takes it starting point from a cultural policy assignment focusing on attractive living environments in Gothenburg's, through the inventory of Lindholmen’s cultural values and finally exploring the role of culture in urban planning today.

Date: 21 May

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


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

Material intensity coefficient (MIC) databases are crucial for bottom-up material stock studies.
Informal settlements are an undeniable feature of developing cities. Activists, governments, community
This paper unpacks how plans are implemented in three African cities: Nairobi,
Sweden has been praised for its sustainability efforts and decreasing greenhouse gas
Global urbanization promises better services, stronger economies, and more connections; it also

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.