Vision: Through this project we want to help cities in transition and developing countries to improve their sustainable growth while focusing on a more transparent and efficient use of their resources. We would like to grant them an easier access to new and affordable technologies and to enhance the living conditions of their citizens.
Objectives: The main objectives we have identified for our project are:
- Promote sustainable development in cities at a global level
- Support cities in transition and developing countries to develop smarter and more sustainable urban solutions
- Establish multi-stakeholder platform and content hub to promote dialogue and cooperation at national, regional and local level among stakeholders for smart and sustainable city initiatives
- Identify and develop smart financing mechanisms
- Ensure knowledge transfer to identify best practices and lessons learned among cities
- Develop new urban ecosystems which will improve the inhabitants’ quality of life and make the most efficient use of urban resources