Urban Alternatives is launched by a collaboration of different actors which are united in their efforts to create a more democratic, just and sustainable world. This map seeks to highlight initiatives that work towards this goal. Proposal for initiatives not listed yet can be made directly on the website. This process is open to new collaborations.



Citizen Participation Mechanism

GivRum is a non-profit organisation that works to promote democratic development of our cities. With roots in Copenhagen’s activist soil, they create new directions for citizen-led urban development. They activate empty buildings and public spaces by engaging with local stakeholders and mediating between the community, public sector, local authorities, and businesses in neighbourhood development.

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