River//Cities Platform

The River//Cities Platform is a partnership between cultural, environmental and political initiatives which work in their cities to interact with and develop their rivers or waterfronts as cultural spaces.


The River//Cities Platform Foundation's Structure:

The River//Cities Platform Foundation has been registered as an international organisation on 22  February 2011 in Warsaw, Poland.
It is a successor of the informal network River//Cities Platform established in 2006 by initiative of Agnieszka Wlazel, Impact Foundation.

At present Foundation is registered  in Poland at the following address: Aleja Grunwaldzka 5 , 80-236 Gdańsk, Poland.

The aim of the River//Cities Platform Foundation is to increase the impact of culture on the sustainable development of urban waterfronts for the benefit of their citizens.

The main objectives of the Foundation are:

    • to increase cultural activity in urban waterfront areas
    • to encourage policy change and increase investment in cultural initiatives
    • to generate cross-disciplinary collaborations
    • to create capacity-building opportunities

New strategy of River//Cities Platform was establish in 2017.
River//Cities Strategy


The River//Cities Platform Foundation functioning and its work is based on both membership fees and grants/funds for specific projects.
 For Membership Fees details, please contact: admin@river-cities.net