Welcome! CityChangers.org is a content and community platform created by Urban Future that serves as a home base to all those that want to change their cities for the better. We aim to provide you with actionable know-how that guides action and equip you with the answers and the tools you are looking for to get started. Start exploring right away, or read through our four pinned articles to get an idea of what this platform is all about: our vision, how to be part of it – as a community member, writer, or both – and what content is provided. We’re happy to have you here! Sign up to our newsletter to stay up to date. 

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CityChanger Mikaela Åberg: Drottninghög’s Neighbourhood Revival

As an urban developer, Mikaela Åberg improves lives in one of Helsingborg’s most socially deprived districts: Drottninghög. Just a month before she is due...

Africa’s Unconventional Architect: Rajae Haissouss

Architects become famous for their inventive structures and controversial designs. But for Rajae Haissouss, satisfaction comes from adding value to the community. Aspiring to...

Malmö: City of Construction Circularity

Sweden’s premier southwestern city Malmö is not only a crowning glory in Scandinavian architecture, nature, and quality of life, but also in sustainability. The...

CityChanger Jaakko Blomberg: “Addicted to Creating Something New”

Specialising in new community-based urban culture, placemaking, street art, and co-creation, Jaakko Blomberg believes in the power of people; in their power to change...

Community Sociologist Jeni Cross: Building Better Retrofitting Behaviours

A toxic mix of bad habits and infrastructure that prevents change is holding sustainability back. This is as true for retrofitting as anything. Community...

Meet CityChangers in Their Natural Habitat

CityChangers.org teamed up with The Life-Sized City for a video series:

Join host Mikael Colville-Andersen on his travels around the world to meet some of the most passionate CityChangers right where the magic is happening: on the bike, in front of city hall, or on public transport. From the streets of Milan to the cable cars of Medellín, get inspired by a grassroot activist, a district mayor, a former chief city planner, and a chief resilience officer.

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