Understand Current Situation

You want to have an overview of where your city currently stands regarding several social, economic, environmental issues? These tools make it easier to brainstorm new possibilities, to prioritize challenges and to explore potentials. The self-assessment brings those targets to the forefront which are relevant for your specific city. It helps to review your local plans and policies. Understanding the SDG indicators was never as easy.

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Recognize existing contributions to global agendas in your policies and plans and identify areas for potential urban transformative measures.

Guiding Questions

  • What is the current situation of the city (facts and figures)?
  • What links are there between local plans / policies and the global agendas?
  • What are the current contributions of local measures to the global agendas?