Interview about the so called NIMBY effect – not in my back yard: Everybody can agree that windmills and institutions for disables are important - but not just in my back yard. We should nuance this concept and the situations in which it is used. There migth be many perspectives on local development and the actual placement of urban elements. They should be set into play to develop good solutions. It is a societal challenge to develop good methods and practiess for in planning processes. This also demands that our planners develop the competences and skills needed to facilitate these complex processes.