Call for Urban Innovative Initiatives

How to take part in the Towards the Human City project and provide international visibility to your urban initiative 

Looking for Urban Innovative initiatives

Are you part of an innovative initiative that is improving the way we think and manage cities? We are looking for public, private or civil-society-led initiatives that are making cities more sustainable and inclusive.

After travelling around the world identifying, documenting and communicating inspiring urban initiatives, the independent project Towards the Human City is looking for pioneering initiatives in Europe with a special interest in (but not limited to) the cities of: Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Malmö and Stockholm. If you have an innovative project or initiative, we would love to hear from you.

Submit your innovative initiative by May 20th.


What subjects are relevant?

Proposals should be related to one or more of the 10 key dimensions framing human cities:

 dimensions THC


The Towards the Human City team will be visiting and documenting the selected initiatives between June and July 2018.

20 of May 2018 is the deadline for submitting proposals.

How to apply?

 Interested are encouraged to participate in this contest by submitting their entries via this form.

Share this call

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to write us to

Related initiatives

Initiative 49

Kanazawa Culture

Kanazawa, Japan

Initiative 25


Stockholm, Sweden

Initiative 6

La Ciudad Verde

Medellín, Colombia