The CapaCity – Urban Competences Implementation Lab, Gdansk, Poland
September 20th - September 22nd 2016


The workshop has worked on “How can we build on the current urban development trajectories and create an ensemble of public spaces and connections that contribute to the identity of the place, linked as it is to the birth of peace and democracy in Poland.” The workshop elaborates recommendations for public space connections within the Young City Gdansk (YCG), between the YCG and the Old Town of Gdansk and between the European Solidarity Centre (ESC) and the World War 2 Museum. Secondly the workshop identifies and assignes activities...

CapaCity Workshop CUPA Implementation Lab Wrocław, Poland
June 29th – July 1st 2016


In the framework of the CapaCity programme, the 11th Implementation Lab Workshop
following the CUPA methodology (cooperative urban planning approaches) took place from Wednesday 29th  of June until Friday 1st of July 2016 in Wrocław, Poland.


The program CapaCity – Urban Competences funded and supported by the Municipal Department 27 – European Affairs by the City of Vienna pursues a more deepened international cooperation between the City of Vienna, its organizations and other cities.
Within this framework a...

In the framework of the CUPA programme, the 9th Implementation Lab Workshop was held from Tuesday 8th of December till Friday 11th of December 2015 in Gdańsk, Poland.
The preparatory visit, which was made, resulted in a specification of the case study for Gdańsk Implementation Lab.
The Gdańsk Development Office presented three potential study cases for the CUPA Implementation Lab of which one was chosen.



Characteristics of the study case Gdańsk :

During our preparatory visit (5th - 6th november 2015), the...

Implementation Lab - CUPA KRAKÓW
Date: 11th - 14th October 2011
Venue: Municipality Office City of Kraków


•    English Final Report (IL-KRAKOW-2011-Final-Report-V05.pdf; 16,7Mb)
     (An updated version !)

The study case: KRAKÓW CHANEL
Problems of possible flooding of Kraków by Vistula River and its branches...

Gdynia meeting IFHP Working Party MILU:
4–6 June 2003 Gdynia - Poland

The IFHP Working Party MILU is an international network of professionals in the field of multifunctional and intensive landuse.

This document reports the results of the study visit of the IFHP Working Party MILU to the Polish harbour city of Gdynia in June 2003.

The subject matter is the development of a new city centre close to the New Maritime Forum connecting the new city centre  to the waterfront that has become avialable since the Harbour was given a more public function.

In the workshop attended by several local...

Sanok is located at the San river, which performs very essential role in the podkarpackie province. It has length of 442 km and it is not only a source of water’s supply, but also the main base for water recreation in the region. For a lot of years the river was not well utilize, especially in the recreation fields, because of industrial areas, which polluted the river. In the 90’s a lot of factories located at the river banks collapsed, and it had a good influence for the cleanness of the river. For the last ten years local authorities have been focused on the restoring of the river banks for the tourism and recreation.

First of al our success is stopping of...

The old town acts very important administrations, communications, economics and tourists functions, which are strictly related with the culture heritage of the city and the region. Since 2002 year authorities of the town have been realizing an effective revitalization process of monumental city centre, which buildings come from the XVIII and XIX century breakthrough. In 2002 year a municipal promenade was built. It perfectly cooperates with architectural and visual style of monumental center of the city. It preludes the first step of revitalization process of the down-town, which will be finished by putting a new plate of main square and renovation of the tenement-house’s...

Green city for the tourism and the recreation

stimulating of small and medium enterprises’ development from touristic and recreational sector”

Leading objective of a project was increasing economic activity of small and medium enterprises (SME) operating in tourist and recreational sector, by creating adequate grounds to effective utilize of city green areas potential. Supporting objective of a project was tighten up links of cross-border cooperation between Lviv city and entrepreneurs operating in recreational sector in Eats side of the border, additional objective was exchange of experience between partners involving in this project in Carpathian...