The following is a collection of advocacy organizations, funding sources, media coverage, online tools, and software focused on making cities better, more efficient, and more resilient. The majority are U.S.-based and focused, so we particularly welcome suggestions from other parts of the world. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your suggestions.
The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching program focused on the dynamics of urbanization processes in Africa.
The APA is a U.S.-based membership organization focused on community planning and citizen empowerment.
The Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings analyzes trends and conducts research on issues impacting cities worldwide.
SENSEable City Lab is a research initiative at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology focused on the past, present, and future of cities.