Vision and approach to innovation capacity
Along with 50% of cities surveyed, Curridabat has an explicit innovation strategy. Similar to more than half of cities surveyed, Curridabat approaches innovation capacity both from a holistic/macro level, as well as in specific policy areas.
Policy areas that Curridabat is focused on
Environment and climate change
Environment and climate change: Curridabat has created a development vision which prioritizes biodiversity. Curridabat is a "Sweet City" that strives to be a pollinator-friendly territory. Ecosystem services and coexistence between people and nature are at the forefront of their work.
Waste, sanitation, sewage: Waste management strategies seek to maximize composting and achieve zero-waste standards. The municipality works in order to tend to any kind of necessity their citizenry comes across in terms of waste disposal.
Policy areas by number of cities
Curridabat utilizes 1 innovation skill or role
Innovation roles by number of cities
Situated within the Mayor’s Office, Curridabat’s dedicated innovation team consists of 3 staff.