TISSUE aimed at developing a set of indicators feasible and valid for the monitoring of sustainable development of urban environment.

1)       Development of a more comprehensive approach by

-    deepening the role and importance of socio-economic and cultural indicators,

-    responding to the needs of different tasks of local authorities

-    responding to the needs of target setting and responsive way of working.

2)       Assessing more thoroughly the feasibility of the indicators, in particular the so-called CORE 2 indicators
     for example by

-    working toward improving the availability of the necessary information

-    developing common methods for surveys, measurements and assessments,

-    improving the comparability of the measured results and proceeding towards weighted set of

3)       Development of appropriate tools and methods for monitoring and target setting.