Hands-on Famagusta

“Hands-on Famagusta” project uses participatory urban design processes to facilitate dialogue about the future of Famagusta. The project contributes to the construction of a common ground between groups in conflict and supports the planning of contemporary urban environments. The Hands-on Famagusta web platform is devoted to visualizing a common urban future for a unified Famagusta, thus paving the way for future collaboration and further cohabitations in a post-conflict Cyprus. The focus of Hands-on Famagusta is to empower Cypriot civil society regarding urban transformation processes for a unified Famagusta As such, it has produced several major tools to facilitate the ongoing public debate.