Find out how the rediscovery of traditional “everyman’s rights” is turning into an enchanting new narrative of community responsibility, participatory planning, urban farms and food carnivals. This book is for anyone interested in making cities better places to live – for citizens, designers, decision makers and planners alike. Embedded in inspiring stories by urban activists, thinkers and artists, Helsinki Beyond Dreams presents ideas for better future cities that can be applied anywhere in the world. Helsinki Beyond Dreams is edited and compiled by Finnish architect and urbanist Hella Hernberg and published by Urban Dream Management. The book is part of the official program of World Design Capital Helsinki 2012. »Follow updates on our news page, on Facebook or Twitter . Helsinki Beyond Dreams has been supported by the following foundations: National Council for Architecture, Alfred Kordelin Foundation, Arts Council of Helsinki Metropolitan Region, and Grafia.