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.


Miasto Jest Nasze

Citizen Participation Mechanism

Miasto Jest Nasze – The city is ours – is an association that works to improve civic competences, community development and local communities. Through their work they promote the idea of civic participation, public consultations, civic budgets and local referenda. They promote the dissemination of public transport and the creation of pedestrian-friendly space. They inform and counteract unfavourable processes accompanying the development of Warsaw such as: uncontrolled sprawling of the city to the suburbs, development of green areas, increase in air pollution, or degradation and disappearance of public spaces.

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