Urban development in Norway
Although small on a global scale, Norwegian towns are facing some of the same worldwide challenges as bigger cities such as increasing population and climate change. Public-private collaborations, involving citizens in the urban development process and a sustainable focus is proving vital to create thriving and healthy communities for the future.
About urban development in Norway
Democracy in our cities is changing amidst an ever-increasing momentum towards sustainability.
Project: Pådriv and Folketråkk
Stokkøya and Træna are two of Norway’s smallest municipalities. They are both at the forefront of reinventing how local districts with a low population innovate new sustainable businesses and concepts.
Project: Træna and Stokkøya
Developed by Kruse Smith, Helen & Hard, Indigo Growth and Gaia Trondheim.
New technology is changing cities and societies all over the world, and Norway is no exception – quite the opposite. One of the most interesting projects taking place within the smart city field is in the municipality of Ålesund.