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Making the city accessible for all

The FUNKTEK project not only made the Museum of Gothenburg more accessible. The method where people with different types of function variations tested and improved the museum's exhibitions and activities have had a ripple effect in Gothenburg.

Date: 9 Apr

“How can we, the people, govern cities differently?”

Jam and Justice is creating spaces for social innovation to support citizens in getting more involved in urban decision-making. They want to facilitate more local expertise, creativity and innovation in urban governance. A delegation of eleven researchers and civil servants, from Greater Manchester visited Gothenburg.

Date: 16 Apr

Thomas Melin welcome to Mistra Urban Futures

We welcome Thomas Melin to Mistra Urban Futures. He will work part time at Mistra Urban Futures as “Senior Project Leader”, together with Pia Schmidtbauer, who is working as Project leader.

Date: 15 Apr


Time: 10:30
Location: Citadellsvägen 7, Malmö
Time: 09:30
Location: Kungsportsavenyn 36, 411 36 Göteborg
Time: 08:30
Location: Sprängkullsgatan 25, 411 23 Göteborg
Time: 11:30
Location: Stora Badhusgatan 2B, 411 21 Göteborg

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

Understanding the global environmental impacts of local consumption is an area of
At the core of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is the
Participatory development approaches have a long history in policy and implementation, and
Whilst the importance of cultural heritage in sustainable urban development has been

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.