We boost international twinning city partnerships and explore new ways of collaboration.
By supporting and connecting urban communities and cities, the Twin City Lab pushes the level of international exchange beyond current standards.
In order to boost twinning city partnerships and enable urban communities, we provide these innovative instruments and services – for free:
As our current project funding ended with 2021, right now there are no open calls and event announcements. We will be back soon. Stay tuned!
updates from the blog
Our TwinCafé last session
We are pleased to announce that the second TwinCafé took place this week. Our first issue in August was...
Finding new organizations for Twinning in your city
One of the issues for organizations fostering their city's twinning activities is: “Who in my city could...
Launch of the TCL Academy
In short clips, our Twin City Lab's co-founder Björn and Eventmanager Oleksandra present our completely new...
We are a team of passionate movers and shakers,
aiming to push forward intercultural exchange and urban development.
We believe that dynamic and vivid relationships are based on reliable networks and dedicated communities – and on your innovative ideas.
This is our core team:
In 2019 we built the foundation for our Twin City Lab activities. We started with a Twin City BarCamp in Minsk for an exchange of best practices, development of new formats as well as screening and mapping the twin city landscape.
In 2020 we published our digital toolbox, to provide you with innovative projects, guides, tutorials and insights.
In 2021 the Twin City Lab continues its work, initially with a focus on Belarus, Germany, Russia and Ukraine – thanks to the support and funding by the Foreign Federal Office.