SHAPE EU – Study visit to Tallinn



The 18 October 2022


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.