Call for papers – GAM.15 Territorial Justice

GAM.15 will be dedicated to territorial justice. The notion of territorial justice relates to the spatial dimension of social justice; it refers to a system of spatial planning in which everyone is granted the sameconditions of access to public goods and services (such as transport infrastructures, social services, health care, education, culture, employment) thus enabling access to the advantages of a societal network. As the gap between the richest and poorest members of society widens, a growing gulf between prosperous and relegated territories is physically manifesting itself; even in Europe.

Deadline for abstracts (max. 500 words): 7th May 2018

Deadline for contribution: 3rd September 2018

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Call for Abstracts – International Health Cities Conference

They are inviting abstracts on the 6 main themes of the conference:

People: a human focus to societal development that prioritizes investment in people to improve equity and inclusion through enhanced empowerment.

Place: the social, physical and cultural environments that align to create a place that is actively inclusive, and that facilitates the pursuit of health and well-being for all.

Participation: ensuring the participation of all individuals and communities in the decisions that affect them and the places they live, work, love and play.

Prosperity: enhanced community prosperity and strengthened assets through values-based governance of common goods and services.

Planet: ensuring that the protection of the planet is at the heart of all city policies, both internal and external.

Peace: promoting peace through inclusive societies that focus on places, participation, prosperity and the planet, while putting people at the centre of all policies and actions.

Submission Deadline: Friday 13th April 2018

EURA Seminar – Mainstreaming the EU’s urban policy at the margins of Europe: national and local responses

EURA Conference News

Additionally, here is the link to the EURA Conference website in Tilburg “go the conference website“.

ECPR/EURA SUMMER SCHOOL: COLLABORATIVE LOCAL GOVERNMENT FOR AN OPEN SOCIETY

The 2018 Training School on “Collaborative local government for an open society” is one of the long-lasting series of summer course for Ph.D. students interested in local government issues. It is co-organized by the European Urban Research Association and Standing Group for Local Government and Politics of ECPR, and gives an opportunity to develop the understanding of comparative order medication online local government studies in Europe and to discuss Ph.D. dissertation with experienced professors of different disciplines and coming from different countries.

Take a look at the Conference flyer for further information.

Budapest, Hungary: 9th-14th July 2018

Application deadline: March 20, 2018 

Feltrinelli Camp 2018 Edition A two-day international workshop for young European researchers in the field of Urban Studies

Feltrinelli Camp 2018 Edition
A two-day international workshop for young European researchers in the field of Urban Studies

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, in collaboration with DAStU – Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (Politecnico di Milano) and the International pharmacy online no prescription Panel on Social Progress (Princeton/Paris) encourages junior researchers in the field of urban studies to attend the first international immersive workshop to be held in Milan (Italy), 16-17 February Feltrinelli Camp 2018.

Time schedule for the EURA Conference Tilburg 2018 and Call for Proposal

Here are the important upcoming dates for the next EURA Conference:

14.02.2018 – 15.05.2018: Early registration (open)
15.05.2018 – 10.06.2018: Late registration
01.06.2018: Deadline full papers

 

EURA Conference 2018 in Tilburg

Please save the date.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the EURA secretariat or the local organizer (eura2018@tilburguniversity.edu).

Workshop on ‘Local State-Society Relations’

The first workshop in Bensheim, Germany, from November 24th-26th, 2017 was great.

Other information concerning the workshop are available here.

 

 

 

 

 

The next online workshop of the network took place on the Greek island of Hydra between May 10th-13th, 2018. Here you can see the participants of the 2nd LSSR Workshop.

Call for Papers & Design Awards competition

55th International Making Cities Livable Conference on Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods

In 1985, when these conferences began, there was no discussion at other planning or architectural conferences, or even at the League of Cities Conferences about making our cities more “livable”. Only the IMCL Conferences focused attention on the importance of making cities livable for children first, the need for public transit, bicycle lanes, and traffic calmed streets, for human scale architecture and mixed use urban fabric, for reviving the city center and creating public places where people top online pharmacy could gather for farmers markets, festivals, outdoor cafes and community social life.

Paper proposals are invited from elected officials, scholars and practitioners concerned with issues such as the following (only some examples):

  • Active mobility, walkable, bikeable streets
  • How the built environment (or nature) affects health
  • Neighborhood plazas, sociable squares
  • Streets for people, “Eyes on the Street”

If you wish to present a paper, please submit a 250 word abstract for consideration before November 33, 2017. Please submit online here and take a look at the additional information.