2022

17/01/2022
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#36 Inequalities in education

In this conversation Beth Miller contend that amongst the clamour for schools to ‘return to normal’ teaching professionals need to step back, reflect on their Covid-19 experience, and use it as a springboard for creating schools for the twenty-first century.
31/01/2022
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#37 Finding a home in the pacific

Before Covid-19, Aotearoa New Zealand performed as a proxy of the Global North. We traded and travelled back and forth between Europe and the Americas, with and via Asia and Africa. That life has been suspended.
08/02/2022
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CURA Conference 2022 – Call for papers

The Centre for Urban Research on Austerity (CURA) welcomes submissions for our forthcoming three-day on-line conference: Towards the “Post-Pandemic” City?
14/02/2022
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#38 Public space 2

The governance of Covid-19 pandemic has been broadly framed by policymakers as “a war against an invisible threat.” Across the globe, countries have implemented a range of lockdown policies to contain Covid-19. During these lockdowns, cities worldwide looked as if they really were in the midst of a war.
22/02/2022
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Announcing EURA/EPCR Summer School !

The 2022 edition will be held in Madrid under the topic of Rural and Urban in Local Government and Politics. The global phenomena of urbanisation, on the one hand, and of depopulation of rural areas on the other [...]
28/02/2022
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#39 Metropolization

In recent years, in France, the notion of 'metropolization' has migrated from the academic vocabulary to the political debate. The term is most often used in a pejorative way to designate a set of territorial upheavals deemed harmful [...]
14/03/2022
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#40 Working class neighbourhoods

When the first lockdown was imposed in France, we launched an action research project, on the effects of Covid-19 on working-class neighbourhoods in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region [...]
15/03/2022
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Urban Affairs Association – 50th Annual Conference

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) invites you to attend its 2022 conference in Washington, DC. The Opening Plenary will address the theme, "The State of Urban Affairs and the State of Urban Affairs Research." [...]
16/03/2022
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IFHP Summer School 2022 – Call for applications

This is a call for applications to the 26th IFHP Urban Planning and Design Summer School – Rethinking Urban Change. The course will be held 15–26 August 2022 in Helsinki and Hämeenlinna, Finland. We welcome applications from students completing their bachelor’s, master’s and post-graduate studies as well as from young professionals in all disciplines related to spatial planning. [...]
21/03/2022
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EIZH regio-news – Issue 19/2022

New edition of the publication Regio-news brings an analysis of regional GDP per capita in 2019 and an analysis of the 2021 census in Croatian counties. The section "Selected projects" presents BLUEMED, a project that won the prize for the best EU county project in 2021 in the category "Contribution to science and innovation" [...]
23/03/2022
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REAL CORP 2022 – Call for papers

REAL CORP 2022 addresses the links between society's innovative achievements and the confronting demands of our environment, cities and settlements. In order to achieve acceptable sustainable development, spatial planning and related disciplines need to carefully address current trends and influence them with appropriate governance mechanisms to maintain and improve the quality of life, but also to decisively address the concerns of our ecosystem. [...]
28/03/2022
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#41 Contemporary cities

The great recession (2008) and the Pandemic (2020) have redefined the balances and economies of European cities, but we could easily scale this consideration globally, however, in this conversation I will stay within the EU borders. [...]