Global cities and metropolises


Cities and metropolises have ceased to be merely local actors and have become laboratories for global solutions. In particular, CIDOB analyses cities in global governance and cities’ socioeconomic and environmental challenges.

Opinión CIDOB nº 630 OPINION - 07/2020

Belt and Road cities begin to find their form

Simon Curtis, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom, and Maximilian Mayer, assistant professor at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China

  • Wise Cities - A glocal think tank network


    A glocal think tank network

    WISE CITIES is a pioneer urban-based project led by a global network of think tanks and research institutions aimed at providing responses to the challenges of sustainable and inclusive development and citizens well-being, through research, knowledge sharing and policy analysis.