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1)A Culture Route Towards Sustainable Development: Efeler Route
Budget Line: Izmir Development Agency “Küçük Menderes Basin Sustainable Development Financial Support Program (Non-Profit Organizations Component)
Applicant: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality
Project Purpose: To contribute sustainable development in Küçük Menderes Basin by activating the cultural tourism potential in the region within the framework of strengthening non-agricultural economic activities and diversity.
Partners: Izmir Governorship, Izmir Regional Directorate of Forestry, Ege University, Izmir Foundation, Izmir Regional Directorate of Culture and Tourism (associate), Association of Efeler Route (associate)
Total Budget (TL): 1.341.545,51
Grant Amount (TL): 1.000.000,00
Implementation Unit: Department of Agricultural Services
Duration: 24 months
 
2) Add Value to Milk
Budget Line: Izmir Development Agency “Küçük Menderes Basin Sustainable Development Financial Support Program (Non-Profit Organizations Component)
Applicant: Izmir Agricultural Development and Other Agricultural Cooperatives Association
Project Purpose: To ensure sustainable development in İzmir and especially in the Küçük Menderes Basin by developing the key actors’ capacities in terms of production of milk and dairy products of high quality through supporting cold chain.
Partners: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality
IMM’s Role: It will be responsible for %10 of total budget.
Total Budget (TL): 900.975,83
Grant Amount (TL): 783.457,24
Implementation Unit: Department of Agricultural Services
Duration: 12 months
 
3) Karakızlar Village Agricultural Development Cooperative Mixed Feed Production Facility
Budget Line: Izmir Development Agency “Küçük Menderes Basin Sustainable Development Financial Support Program (Non-Profit Organizations Component)
 
Applicant: Karakızlar Village Agricultural Development Cooperative
Project Purpose: To ensure sustainable development in İzmir and especially in the Küçük Menderes Basin and to improve sustainable agriculture and livestock activities by developing business models that will increase the income of agricultural producers, cooperatives. Within this scope, mixed feed facility will be constructed to meet the mixed feed demand throughout Izmir in cheaper way.
Partners: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality
IMM’s Role: It will be responsible for %25 of total budget.
Total Budget (TL): 3.304.486,00
Grant Amount (TL): 1.749.433,76
Implementation Unit: Department of Agricultural Services
Duration: 24 months
 
4)ENCHANT (Energy Efficiency Through Behaviour Change Transition Strategies)
Budget Line: Horizon 2020 Socio-economic research: non-energy impacts and behavioural insights on energy efficiency interventions
 
Applicant: Norwegian University of Science and Technology (coordinator)
Project Purpose: The main aim is to design an empirically-informed decision tool for impactful energy efficiency campaign design (users: policymakers, municipalities, NGOs, energy providers). To inform this tool, established behavioural science based (psychology, behavioral economics,) intervention techniques will be tested under controlled conditions in a unprecedented large-scale Randomized Control Trial (RCT) with hundreds of thousands of European citizens.
Partners: Energy Institute (Austria), University Roma (Italy), Izmir University of Economics (Turkey), Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Babeș-Bolyai-University (Cluj-Napoca, Romania),  University of Groningen (Netherlands), Smart Innovation Norway.
IMM’s Role:
Role of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is to contribute;
•development of the methods (RCT), including the questionnaire, in the process of creating the "Decision Kit"
•delivery of the applications to the people who live in İzmir
•visibility of the Project and campaign as a campaign channel
 
Total Budget: € 2.000.000
Grant Amount to be Received by the IMM from the Project: € 18.625
Implementation Unit: Directorate of Climate Change and Clean Energy
Duration: 30 months
 
5)Sustainable, Accessible and Inclusive Urban Mobility
Budget Line: EU (IPA II)
 
Applicant: World Bank
Project Purpose: The mission held meetings with Kocaeli and Izmir, the two targeted/pioneer municipalities, with the following five objectives: (i) present the conclusions of the urban transport accessibility analysis and benchmarking exercises; (ii) conduct a workshop on multi-criteria prioritization of transport schemes as defined by the master plans; (iii) provide and present ideas on capacity building for implementing Sustainable Urban Mobility Master Plans - SUMP, particularly looking at citizen engagement and impact analysis; (iv) discuss results on a demonstration exercise in Izmir using big data from Automated Fare Collection system and Automated Vehicle Location system for public transport passenger travel behaviour analysis;
 
Pilot Municipalities Who Get Technical Support: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality
Implementation Unit: IMM Directorate of Transport Planning
 
6) Kültürpark Children's Discovery Center (Children’s Right and STEM)
Budget Line: Izmir Development Agency “Small Scale Infrastructure for Improving Social Cohesion Grant Scheme Programme”
 
Applicant: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality
Project Purpose: Within the scope of sustainable development and a strong society; The aim of this course is to develop the skills of children, who are the determinants of the future societies, on the basis of children's rights, personal, social, scientific-technological research and design and to contribute to increase the capacity of accessible and innovative education.
Total Budget (TL): 1.063.187,24
Grant Amount (TL): 797.390,43
Implementation Unit: IMM Directorate Family and Child Services
Duration: 18 months
 
7) RURİTAGE Rural Regenaration through systemic heritage- led strategies
Budget Line: Horizon 2020 Programme SC5-21-2016-2017: Cultural Heritage as a driver for sustainable growth
 
Applicant: Bologna University (Italy)
Project Purpose: To create a new rural regeneration paradigm through increasing cultural and natural heritage potential of rural areas. Starting from the identification of 6 Innovation Areas (pilgrimages, sustainable local production of food, migrants, arts and festivals, resilience, integrated landscape management) representative of a European model of development based on the enhancement of the local cultural and natural heritage, tangible and intangible, RURITAGE will promote the transfer of knowledge from Role Model Cases, chosen as carriers of good practices, towards 6 cases that will replicate them. 
Partners: The project has 40 partners from European countries. Consortium has Colombia, Brazil and Chile as well as Europe. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Izmir Institute of Technology, Demir Energy Consulting Company are located from Turkey among project partners
 
Total Budget: € 10,401,187.50
Grant Amount: € 168,750 (IMM)
Implementing Unit: IMM Department of City Master Plan
Duration: 48 months
 
8) Urban GreenUp:
Budget Line: Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities 2- Sustainable Cities Through Nature-Based Solutions
 
Applicant: Cardiff Research Center (Spain)
Project Purpose: Considering that %54 of world population live in the cities and this rate is rapidly increasing, it has the main objective of achieving progress in sustainable city development and design. With the purpose of implementing nature based solutions for cities to be reshaped according to their natural characteristics, the Project estimates a) developing of a methodology, b) local authorities and stakeholders to implement nature based solutions more effectively, to improve their capacities with the purpose of eliminating the effects of climate change, c) within this purpose, preparing of “Re naturalization Urban Plans” for cities, d) undertaking of wide scoped implementation activities un three cities Vallaloid (Spain), Liverpool (UK) and Izmir (Turkey) which undertake works in line with aforementioned plans and integrate re naturalization issue into their strategic urban planning. Project also aims establishing of a model composed of efficiently monitoring the data obtained from these implementations and dissemination of this model by being also used outside Europe.
Partners: Vallaloid Municipality (Spain), Liverpool Municipality (England), Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Acciona İnfrastructure (Spain), Singular Green (Spain), Fundacion Water Center of New Technology (Spain), Press Council (Spain), Community Afforestation Initiative (NGO), Ove Arup&Partners International (England), Liverpool University (England), Demir Energy, Ege University, Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir Katip Çelebi University, Bitnet Information Services, GMV Innovating Solutions (Spain), Youris.com (Belgium), Soil and Climate Association (Spain), Luigi Bocconi Trade University (Italy), Research Institute at RMIT University (Vietnam), Portugal Innovation Community, Rovaniemi Municpality (Finland), Mantua Municipality (Italy), Ludwigsburg Municipality (Germany), Medellin Municipality (Colombia), Binh Dinh Municipality (Vietnam), Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone (China)
 
Total Budget: € 14.724,694
Grant Amount€ 2,326,000 (IMM)
Implementing Unit: IMM Directorate of Projects