Umeå and Kherson

Area of Cooperation: Rebuilding Sustainable Cities

Umeå and Kherson join forces to strategize urban reconstruction amidst war’s devastation. Prioritizing gender-inclusive urban planning and digitalization, they aim for lasting positive impacts. Their focus includes participatory democracy and citizen engagement, empowering Kherson’s citizens. Gender-focused planning empowers women in public spaces, while digitalization fosters increased participatory democracy for all.

This partnership is part of the ICLD network for democratic reslience