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Please follow this space for updates on features of our work in news and media outlets.

Also, if you have seen any news feature about the Global Healthy and Sustainable City-Indicators Collaborative, the Global Observatory for Healthy and Sustainable Cities, or the 2022 Lancet Global Health Series on Urban Design, Transport and Health, please send it to us to and we will make sure to feature it in this section.

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Feature in Avisen and Local Eyes, May 12, 2022


Recruit City Team

Recruit a team to gather the necessary data, use the GOHSC data processing tools to compute policy and spatial indicators for your city, and advocate for their use to improve health and sustainability in your city.

  • Your city will need people with expertise in:
    • Government policy
    • Spatial analysis (including use of Open Access Data)  advocacy
  • Sign up for the 1000 Cities Challenge to gain access to our data processing tools. Fill out the signup form for yourself or your team [Survey asks about city/region, job title, organization, skills, willingness to share results in academic publications, and desired level of engagement (ability to provide data, already run code, advocate, provide funding]
  • When you complete the survey, you can request to join an already signed up city or regional group, connecting you with other people from your region who have signed up to participate.
  • Your team will then be contacted by a Regional/Country Coordinator, who can assist you with the next steps.