Mobilize Your City (MYC)

Asian Development Bank (ADB), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), and the EU Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (EU DG DEVCO)


MobiliseYourCity assists its Beneficiary Partners to raise the ambition level and to effectively shape urbanization and transport development in a sustainable and climate-friendly manner. Mitigation measures are prepared through integrated planning and consultation with different stakeholders at an early stage. MobiliseYourCity supports as investment project preparation facility budgeting (i.e. technical assistance incubator for financial assistance) the development of financial mechanisms and initiation of national and international funding to ensure successful implementation. And the Partnership promotes and activates city-to-city cooperation (south-south, north-south) and exchange between peers to make maximum use of long-term cooperation relationships beyond the duration of individual technical assistance support-programs.

Assistance Criteria

Applicants shall submit an application to MobiliseYourCity steering committee. The application shall summarize the situation in the city/country regarding urban mobility and main expectations regarding the participation to MobiliseYourCity partnership.
Applicants may join the partnership with or without requesting specific technical assistance from the partnership.



The typical amount for specific technical assistance varies from EUR 100,000 – 500,000.

Support Type

  • Technical Assistance


Project Stage

  • Local Government Capacity Building
  • Concept/design/scoping


  • Transportation/Mobility
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