About Award

Golden Adobe, Tehrans global award for urban management, is a comprehensive, scientific, and non-profit initiative which concentrates on introducing and supporting the top international urban management projects as well as exchanging the experiences of the urban management.

Award Topics

Tehran Golden Adobe Award focuses on seven topics of urban development

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Award Structure

The organizing committee is responsible for planning and forming activities of Tehran Golden Adobe award

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Award Ceremony

Concurrent with World Cities Day, all the 21 projects and practices which have reached the final stage will be applauded

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Jury and Selection Process

The Jury shortlists 21 candidates in the first round of evaluation then, based on the award’s topics, up to seven superior practices or projects will be announced

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Submission Process

Submission and participation in the Golden Adobe Award mean that participants fully accept the rules and procedures

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Thechnical panels are a set of sideline meetings during the ceremony of the 3rd Tehran global award for sharing the participants’ experiences

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Invitation Letter

As you are well aware Tehran Golden Adobe Global Award is an innovative urban management initiative which was established by Municipality of Tehran and has been held annually since 31 October 2014 coinciding with World Cities Day. This world prominent event has been supported by leading international and professional urban organizations such as Metropolis, UN-Habitat, UCLG, AMF and ISOCARP; and a large number of mayors, high ranking local and urban officials, outstanding scholars and representatives of the professional institutions have had active participation in it.
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Golden Adobe Award

Tehran’s global award for urban management will be handed to the best projects and practices in the cities, regions and local communities worldwide. Its objective is to recognize the importance of local government and urban management in promoting the socio-economic environments, sustainability of cities and regions, and improving the livability of the citizens.