Palermo – PUSH

Location Palermo
Name Push
Community Level Street / Neighborhood
Sector Urban Regeneration, Cooperative Housing
Year of beginning 2013
Who started the initiative (NGO, public administration, association) Citizens
Object PUSH is a design lab for social innovation.

Using a human-centered approach we develop solutions to improve the quality of life in cities and protect the environment. Through counseling and partnerships with local communities, public administrations and organizations PUSH uses service design methodologies in order to fosters innovative solutions in order for cities to work more efficiently, to be more just and more sustainable.

Their activity is centered on three fields: Applied Research, Design consulting, acceleration of ideas. PUSH also partners with World Urban Campaign, UN Global Compact and Code for Europe, and organized an Urban Thinkers Campus in Palermo to discuss the future of the city through the framework of the New Urban Agenda.

Field Urban
Source PUSH Website,; Right to the Future


Project Details

Added: 8.06.18