Citizen-led movements are flourishing in European cities. At home, they practice collaboration face-to-face. Together as a network, they want nothing short of global systems change.
What can urban changemakers learn from Burning Man? Black Rock City: A place to practice new ways of urban development and community building
The desert gathering shows that long-term and system-wide solutions can be catalyzed by trying out and demonstrating a quick, low-cost model – a concept at the core of many Actors of Urban Change projects.
Collaborative spaces for transformation
A new generation of citymakers is shaping the transition to the next city.
Out now: Actors of Urban Change Magazine Nature, community, spaces: The future of European cities
Read insights from the 10 Actors of Urban Change projects that just completed the program, and how they are shaping the future of their neighborhoods across Europe.
The creative bureaucracy: Rethinking the role of city governments
“We’re in the midst of redesigning the world and all its systems for 21st century conditions,” Charles Landry argues. This will demand new ways of thinking and problem solving.