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298 case studies online.

Sandokdoro Renaissance Project
Award
Busan, South Korea

Sandokdoro Renaissance Project

The project intends to revitalize a deprived neighborhood, while preserving its unique spatial, cultural, landscape and historical assets.

The Stop
Toronto, Canada

The Stop

The Stop has pioneered a transformation from a traditional charity-model food bank to a new, empowerment model of ‘community food centre’.

Fresh City Farms
Toronto, Canada

Fresh City Farms

Fresh City Farms is a for-profit social enterprise that operates market gardens in Toronto, providing pathways to farming for young people.

Victory Gardens Initiative
Milwaukee, United States

Victory Gardens Initiative

Victory Gardens Initiative is a community organisation that supports a better food system by helping people grow their own food.

Growth of small scale (peri) urban agriculture in Ghent, Belgium
Genth, Belgium

Growth of small scale (peri) urban agriculture ...

Ghent has identified a demand for urban agriculture to occur within the city region to provide better transparency in the food system

ENCICLA - sustainable mobility program
Metropolitan Area of Aburrá Valley, Colombia

ENCICLA - sustainable mobility program

EnCicla is a public bicycle system providing sustainable mobility to the residents of the Valley of Aburrá.

Design, Construction and Operation of Persian Gulf Martyrs’ Artificial Lake
Award
Tehran, Iran

Design, Construction and Operation of Persian G...

The Persian Gulf Lake provides a new social and recreational area for the residents of Tehran, as well as for international visitors.

Urban Development Strategy for the City of Chisinau
Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Urban Development Strategy for the City of Chis...

This project addresses challenges using participatory approaches in the area of local governance, finance, and the application of modern urban and land management practices.

Barcelona Metropolitan Area Master Plan (PDU) - Drafting Process
Barcelona Metropolitan Area, Spain

Barcelona Metropolitan Area Master Plan (PDU) -...

Barcelona Metropolitan Area (AMB) has launched a participative process to design a new metropolitan Urban Master Plan.