2016 Finalists

Finalist Cities from Across Latin America & the Caribbean

The 20 Latin American and Caribbean cities selected as finalists in the 2016 Mayors Challenge hail from 10 countries. They are currently competing for one $5 million USD grand prize and four $1 million USD awards, as well as extensive implementation support. Their ideas reflect creative new approaches to some of the most pressing issues facing cities in the region, including mobility, youth unemployment, waste management, obesity, and social and economic inclusion for immigrants and people with disabilities.