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22/04/2021

A new book: A Modern Guide to National Urban Policies in Europe

Edited by Karsten Zimmermann, Faculty of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund University, Germany and Valeria Fedeli, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, DAStU-Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Written in a clear and concise style, this Modern Guide provide a timely overview and comparison of urban challenges and national urban policies in 13 European countries, addressing key issues such as housing, urban regeneration and climate change.… Read the rest

22/04/2021

DAStU – Politecnico di Milano PhD programme in Urban Planning, Design and Policy Call for applications 2021 now open!

The UPDP PhD programme aims to explore the significance and impact of contemporary urban changes and understand how they can be governed through planning, design, and policy-making activities.

By establishing a dialogue with the best European and International schools, the UPDP PhD programme is the place for research and innovative approaches to urban studies, spatial planning and urban design. Based on a multi-disciplinary approach, the main objective of educational activity and the individual research training is to offer PhD students a challenging environment, a space for international debate and research, experimentation and innovation.… Read the rest

26/04/2021

The programme of EURA 2021 online conference – 6 – 7 May 2021.

It is now available the programme of EURA 2021 online conference – 6 – 7 May 2021

Here the programme

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24/05/2021

The 6th Dortmund Conference on Spatial Planning and Planning Research (DOKORP 2022) open the call for abstracts, sessions & roundables

The 6th DOKORP will take place on February 14 and 15, 2022, in German and English language, and hopefully in attendance.
The title is:

“If possible, please turn around! Researching and Planning for the Sustainability Turn”

Spatial planning and development, despite guiding principles to the contrary, contribute locally and globally to social processes that exceed the planet‘s carrying capacity and distribute burdens and opportunities unequally.… Read the rest

28/05/2021

Between Realism and Revolt Book Launch

Wed, June 16, 2021 | 5pm – 7pm | CEST

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About this Event

Jonathan Davies, Professor of Critical Policy Studies at De Montfort University will be presenting his new book. Between Realism and Revolt: Governing Cities in the Crisis of Neoliberal Globalism (Bristol University Press) explores urban governance in the “age of austerity”, focusing on the period between the global financial crisis of 2008-9 and the beginning of the global Coronavirus pandemic at the end of 2019.… Read the rest

09/06/2021

“Planning for Social Justice” – Young Investigator Training Program 2021

Deadline for application: 15 July 2021

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Call for Research Funding

The Department of Architecture of Urban Studies of the Politecnico di Milano (DASTU), with the contribution of Associazione di Fondazioni e Casse di Risparmio Italiane SpA (ACRI) announces the call for n. 7 Visiting Young Investigator in the context of the Planning for Social Justice Conference that will be held the first week of October 2021.… Read the rest

12/07/2021

Maria Zambrano International Call Universitat de Barcelona Political Science

Deadline for application: 30 July 2021

HERE all the information

Grants description

The Universitat de Barcelona (UB) is offering 16 “María Zambrano” grants to hire international talent in political science and related disciplines.
These grants are aimed at researchers with a postdoctoral career of (minimum) 24 months in universities or R&D centres outside their doctoral institution.
Grants will be 1-to 2 year
contracts, with a total gross monthly amount of 4,000€, plus a unique initial payment of maximum € 3,500 for travel and first accommodation costs.… Read the rest

26/09/2021

EURA has a new Youtube channel!

EURA has a new Youtube channel! Check it here

EURA has a new Youtube channel! Check it here

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced us to distance, but it has not stopped our desire for research, discussions, and debates.
Speeches, conferences, and other events that concern the whole EURA world can now also be found on our new Youtube channel.
The protagonists will be teachers, students, and professionals who will have a new space to tell their experience and their point of view on urban issues.
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