SHAPE EU – Study visit to Tallinn



The 18 October 2022


Tallinn, Estonia



Call for participants interested in building renovation to apply for a practical study visit to Tallinn, Estonia!


The objective of this study tour is to provide a unique opportunity to gain practical insights on renovation of large residential housing districts.

Organized by the SHAPE-EU project and hosted by the Estonian Union of Co-operative Housing Associations, this study visit focuses on learning about the renovation of large housing estate districts, new renovation solutions and exploring the Mustamäe district in Tallinn as a good practice example.

Target group / Eligibility

  • Employees of SMEs, representatives and/or elected representatives of local authorities,
  • representatives of social or affordable housing providers.
  • Participants’ organisations should be based in Single Market Programme (SMP) countries
  • Participants should be planning or implementing a renovation project at district level


The one-day study tour includes:

  • A visit to renovated multi-apartment buildings with Visits to the Mustamäe District : to
  • renovated multi-appartment buildings and to the administration
  • Meetings with Local Industrial Partnership (LIP) members behind the renovation :
  • architects, designers, managers, technical consultants, and representatives of the
  • companies who participated in the renovation of the building.
  • Visit to the TalTech – Tallinn University of Technology – to meet the researchers and to
  • get to know the new solutions developed for the renovation of large housing estates in
  • post-soviet countries.

A more detailed programme will be provided for selected participants.

Travel / Accomodation

Travel and accommodation fees can be reimbursed up to 500 EUR/person based on
supporting documents.

A list of hotels will be sent along with the definitive programme.

If you are interested in participating please fill in the application from answering a few questions
regarding your motivation to participate.

The deadline to apply is 30 June 2022, 18h00 Brussels time.

Please note the number of participants is limited, therefore acceptance is not guaranteed. The applications will be evaluated based on candidate motivation submitted via application form and respecting the deadline.