Sustainable Cities Program
Selected at the 2019 Paris Peace Forum to receive one year of support in 2020
Project led by :
Sustainable Cities Institute (SCI)
The Sustainable Cities Institute (SCI) seeks to improve people's quality of life in Brazilian cities through its mission to reduce inequalities, strengthen democracy and fight climate change. The program encourage public managers to make commitments with urban planning tools and methodologies that adopt a systemic and integrated territorial approach, ultimately contributing to the implementation of public policies build through social participation. The Program also evaluates the mandate progress according to the commitments made at the beginning of its term. It started in 2011 and already reached 215 cities in Brazil, meaning 2/3 of the Brazilian population or 61 million people living in urban areas.