• picture berlin cohousing or sustainability example
  • picture berlin cohousing or sustainability example
  • picture berlin cohousing or sustainability example
  • picture berlin cohousing or sustainability example


id22: a multidisciplinary, non-profit organization based in the urban lab we know as Berlin. A focus is on the theory and practice of creative sustainability, emphasizing self-organization and local urban initiatives. The Institute coordinates educational services, networking events and publications exploring CoHousing and related projects like CoWorking and community gardening in the context of a post-growth, common good, non-speculative and democratic urban development.


  • id22: Institute for Creative Sustainability
  • Spreefeld Project Space
  • Wilhelmine-Gemberg-Weg 12
    10179 Berlin
  • Tel: +49 (0)179 8921 045
  • Mail: institute@id22.net


Community Land Trust (CLT)

CLT_____ An initiative for Berlin out of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg_____ The CLT Initiative is working to launch the first German Community Land Trust in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and is experimenting with possible implementation models._____ A Community Land Trust (CLT) is a local democratic, non-profit… > more

Current projects

  • CoHousing Inclusive – Book & Exhibition

    Experimental dwelling forms—CoHousing Cultures—are entering the mainstream. But to what extent are they accessible and affordable for all, including people with more or less money, with or without refugee experience,...
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  • Creative Sustainability Tours & Workshops

    Urban excursions exploring creative sustainability and accessibility, do-it-yourself, open source urbanism and grassroots projects: Do-It-Together and open-source-urbanism, CoHousing, CoWorking, community gardens, ecological architecture, cultural resistance projects, squats and more.
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    The EXPERIMENTDAYS is an annual event for CoHousing and CoLiving projects, including a diversity of self-organized and community-oriented housing. The EXPERIMENTDAYS have been organized every year since 2003 by id22...
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CoHousing Cultures

CoHousing Cultures Handbook for self-organized, community-oriented and sustainable living