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Postdoc fellowship – Governance and Local Sustainable Development

Postdoctoral project aimed to develop a theoretical framework based on the literature on governance, public policy, sustainability, SDGs and resilience in order to develop a tool that supports collaborative governance and co-creation to enhance cross-sectoral and transdisciplinary cooperation and between state/municipalities and society/citizens, while taking into account the peculiarities of a small municipality with a tourist vocation, but with the potential to transfer the tool to other contexts.

“Bridging the Rent Gap” Online Seri

You are cordially invited to the first session of the online lecture series, "Bridging the Rent Gap." Based on the latest TESG special issue, these lectures aim to generate new insights into applying the rent gap and land rent theories in various world contexts. We will start with Dr. Joon Park's (International School of Urban Sciences, University of Seoul) lecture on Marxian perspectives on land rents in housing submarkets.

EURA 2025 – Announcement

We are proud to announce the location and host of the EURA 2025 Annual Conference! Location: Bristol, United Kingdom. Host: TheCentre for Sustainable Planning and Environments (SPE) of the University of the West of England. Stay tuned, more details coming soon!

Urban Regeneration Talk #3, Ireland

On April 3, 16:00 the second online meeting of "Regeneration Talks". This is the third event of the EURA activity that is launched in the context of the Working Group on Urban Regeneration. Third appointment will focus on the Irish case [...]

EUROLOC Summer School 2024

The Standing Group on Local Government and Politics (ECPR) and the European Urban Research Association (EURA) are happy to endorse this year’s Summer School, organized and hosted by the Research Group of Local Government at the University of Barcelona. Deadline for applications: March 30th 2024!

C-NEWTRAL – 2024 Call for PhD Applicants

The C-NEWTRAL Doctoral Network (funded by the prestigious Horizon Europe Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions) is currently seeking applicants from highly ambitious candidates. The research aims to advance towards achieving climate-neutral cities from different dimensions through citizen engagement and decision-making support. Deadline approaching!

Urban Research & Practice – Volume 17, Issue 1

First 2024 issue of the EURA journal Urban Research & Practice has been published. Now available Volume 17, Issue 1, March 2024. Read more and browse the EURA journal! Consider publishing with us by submitting an article! Visit Taylor & Francis Online.

EURA Working Group on Recentralisation – Call for membership

New EURA Working Group on “Recentralisation in countries experiencing an ‘illiberal turn’” is looking for members! The proposed EURA working group should focused on recentralization in these countries experiencing an ‘illiberal turn’. We see recentralization in these countries as an element in a struggle over power, and examine conflictual situations – those that challenge the core of democratic systems. Please sent an expression of interest to Hubert Heinelt by the 31st of March 2024. [...]

Urban Regeneration Talk #2, Spain – New date

New date for the second online meeting of "Regeneration Talks": 8th February 2024 (16:00 CET). This is the second event of the EURA activity that is launched in the context of the Working Group on Urban Regeneration. Second appointment will focus on the Spanish case [...]

14th Biennale of European Towns and Town Planners

Call for projects for the 14th Biennial of European Cities and Town Planners Inclusive cities and territories, which will be in Naples at DiARC Università di Napoli Federico II, 22-24 April 2024. Formats for abstract submission both for parallel and special workshops and all the information are available on the conference website. The call deadline has already been extended and closes soon!

EURA 2025 – Call for a host

The EURA President and Board invites expressions of Interest from Universities, Research Centres and Research Institutes who would be interested in organising and hosting the EURA annual conference in 2025. A formal proposal for the year 2025 should be submitted by 1st March 2024 to the secretariat. [...]

AESOP 2024 Annual Congress

The Paris Congress will examine a key question at the heart of the multiple ongoing transitions: what exactly constitutes a game changer? For over a century, European urban planning has depended heavily on publicly-driven land urbanization, particularly during urban expansion periods. Moving towards an entrepreneurial approach has brought about a fresh balance between the public sphere and market actors in recent decades. The Call for Abstracts is Open!