Euskal Hiria. Findings of the Proyecto Cities Research

This publication summarizes the results of the Proyecto Cities research carried out on the in the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country and its three Basque capitals: Bilbao, Donostia-San Sebastián and Vitoria-Gasteiz. Focus of the research was to identify the cluster of excellence and its components for the case of Euskal Hiria, the Basque city region, as well as for the three capitals.
More than thirty experts contributed to the publication through articles which develop each component of excellence.



European Prize for Urban and Territorial Planning (2006). Awarded by the European Commission and the European Urbanists Council.



Published: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, 2002
Length: 248 pages
Available editions: Basque-Spanish, Basque-English
ISBN: 84-457-1905-X


Institutional Partners

Basque Government. Territorial Planning and Environment Department, Bilbao City Hall, Donostia-San Sebastián City Hall, Vitoria-Gasteiz City Hall, Bilbao Ría 2000 and Fundación Metrópoli.