Inclusion and resilience build Sustainable Cities.

2007

The first movements are initiated by Ciudades Justas, Democráticas y Sustentables, which seeks to strengthen citizen participation, public policy advocacy, and accountability of local governments.

2012

More than 60 cities in 10 Latin American countries constitute the Red Latinoamericana por Ciudades Justas, Democráticas y Sustentables (Latin American Network for Fair, Democratic and Sustainable Cities).

 


 

35 cities in Latin America have government management plans that include public accountability policies.

2013

Through the promotion of civic technologies, participatory mapping of the marginalized areas of Buenos Aires was conducted for the first time. Caminos de la Villa is developed within the framework of the ALTEC alliance.

2014

First interventions in Public Spaces in Medellín and Lima.

 


 

Beginning of the partnership with UN-Habitat and launch of the book Building More Equitable Cities with the support of the UN-Habitat Alliance, CAF, and Avina.

2015

Avina influences the first public policies that favor the creation of public spaces in Peru.

 


 

Avina participates and influences the development of The New Urban Agenda.

 

2016

In partnership with Avina, IDB, ACIJ, WINGU, and Techo, a new civic application is implemented that allows users to map a neighborhood’s main public spaces (and its uses). This provides useful information for public policy planning.

2017

In partnership with BID-Lab and 100RC, the Regional Initiative for Resilient Cities is launched (IRCR, for its acronym in Spanish).

 


 

Local alliances are created to implement the IRCR in the cities of Quito, Mexico City, Salvador de Bahía and Buenos Aires. The private sector participates in the design of local resilience strategies.

 


 

Knowledge from experiences in transforming public space is gathered and systematized. Together with local partners, three knowledge management documents linked to public space are published.

2018

The Public Space strategy positively impacts 8 countries in the region.

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