This session will provide insights and tools from frontrunner cities on why and how to integrate a gender perspective into urban policies.
Topics of discussion will include gender sensitivity in data collection, public spaces, awareness-raising, and representation.
Participants will also have the opportunity to discuss in an interactive way concrete actions that can be taken at city level towards gender equality.
This participatory lab is targeted at Young Elected Politicians.
Sally Kneeshaw, URBACT Expert, Kneeshaw consulting, United Kingdom.
Linda Gustafsson, Gender equality officer, City of Umeå, Sweden, Sweden.
Emma Vigren, Councillor, Chair of Umeå energy, former chair Umeå gender equality committee, City of Umeå, Sweden.
Participatory Lab - world café, ideas labs
Cohesion and Cooperation