case studies list for participation

  •  environment

Cities in action: energy efficiency through participation, Malaga

Gaining the trust of residents was the biggest success factor in the Los Limoneros energy refurbishment programme. Los Limoneros is a social housing complex in one of Malaga's most deprived neighbourhoods, which thanks to the project, has significantly improved its energy rating.

case study

case study date : 04-02-2015
cities in action

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Cities in action: Edinburgh Outdoors

Edinburgh Outdoors is a digital service launched in February 2013 providing a new way for locals and tourists to enjoy Edinburgh’s parks and green spaces.

case study

case study date : 28-02-2014
cities in action

  •  economy

Cities in action: careers advice for young people

BEACH - Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut

case study

case study date : 18-02-2014
cities in action

  •  economy

Cities in action: careers advice for young people

BEACH - Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut

case study

case study date : 18-02-2014
cities in action

  •  culture

Cities in action: The Culture Diary, London

London’s Culture Diary launched in 2010 as an online tool for London’s cultural sector. Events organisers use it to share activities and avoid diary clashes while public services and local authorities can coordinate planning around city events.

case study

case study date : 20-09-2013
cities in action

  •  environment

Cities in Action: Malmo - CLICC

Malmo aims to reduce per capita energy use by 20% by 2020. Climate Living in Cities Concept (CLICC) is an important part of this plan: it targets household carbon emissions by refurbishing three post-war housing compounds – 1200 households - and carrying out awareness-raising activities. Through these actions, the project has its own ambitious goal of reducing carbon emissions within these housing compounds by 50% by 2014. Malmo is responsible for overseeing the project as a whole, while...

case study

case study date : 05-09-2013
cities in action

  •  environment

Cities in action: Stalled Spaces, Glasgow

Our latest cities in action case study focuses on Glasgow’s Stalled Spaces initiative, which sees citizens reclaim plots of land left temporarily empty.

case study

case study date : 24-06-2013
cities in action

  •  cooperation

Cities in action: U18 youth election project, Berlin

A year of preparation and learning leads up to the U18 elections, a simulated vote nine days ahead of the real 'adult' elections, either local or national. The project is designed to generate an interest in politics amongst young people and supplement their political education. This project won the 2012 EUROCITIES prize for cooperation.

case study

case study date : 05-04-2013
cities in action

Good practice - Contact Visits - Vienna

Involvement, participation and information for older people in the community.

case study

case study date : 31-12-2012
good practices

Good practice - Contact Visits - Vienna

Involvement, participation and information for older people in the community.

case study

case study date : 31-12-2012
good practices