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17th September 2018

Updates from Urban Studies and the latest urban news


Latest updates on Urban Studies

10th September 2018

Updates from Urban Studies and the latest urban news

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CALL FOR PROPOSAL

18 Sep 2018, 8:59 a.m.

Call for Application: Business Development and Entrepreneurship Training for Somali Youth Purpose of CFP: seeking an Implementing Partner to conduct ...


CALL FOR PROPOSAL: Business Development and Entrepreneurship Training for Somali Youth

18 Sep 2018, 8:59 a.m.

Download PDF Call for Application: Business Development and Entrepreneurship Training for Somali Youth Purpose of CFP: seeking an Implementing Partner ...


UN-Habitat joins Mombasa residents for the World clean-up day

18 Sep 2018, 7:26 a.m.

Mombasa, Kenya 18 September 2018--UN-Habitat Executive Director ms. Maimunah Sharif at the weekend joined hundreds of Mombasa residents in a ...


Harnessing Sport as an Economic Force for Urban Development

18 Sep 2018, 7:09 a.m.

Hargeisa/Bossaso and Kismayo, 14 September 2018-– UN-Habitat recently launched the pilot Training of Trainers: Sport for Development and Peace in ...


Strategies to Meet the Needs of Young Parent Families

18 Sep 2018, 4 a.m.

In 2013, there were nearly 4.6 million young parents between the ages of 18 and 24 in the United States, ...


Perilous Journeys: Visualising the Racialised “Refugee Crisis”

18 Sep 2018, 3:59 a.m.

Abstract This article explores the benign and malignant power of the visual in the racialised framing of the ongoing “European ...


Do New York City’s school attendance boundaries encourage racial and ethnic segregation?

17 Sep 2018, 2:45 p.m.

New York City’s new school chancellor Richard Carranza has vowed to enact policies that will alleviate school segregation.


Self-driving cars could harm low-income people if we don’t prepare for their rise

14 Sep 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Self-driving cars will change not only the way we get around but the nature of our cities and regional growth ...

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Housing Tenure of Immigrants and Children of Immigrants in France

Blog by Arthur Acolin

14th September 2018

Blog exploring if France can develop targeted policies to address the homeownership gap for children ... Read More

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Imagining the future suburb

Blog by Cameron Johnson, Tom Baker and Francis L. Collins

13th September 2018

Blog exploring imaginations of post-suburbia: Suburban change and imaginative practices in Auckland, New Zealand Read More

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Causes of urbanisation and counter-urbanisation in Zambia: Natural population increase or migration?

Blog by Owen Crankshaw and Jacqueline Borel-Saladin

12th September 2018

Blog addressing urbanisation and counter-urbanisation causes in Zambia by examining employment trends: from economic decline, ... Read More

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Book review - Gentrifier

Authored by John Joe Schlichtman, Jason Patch & Marc Lamont Hill and reviewed by Aysegul Can

12th September 2018

Book review of Gentrifier (John Joe Schlichtman, Jason Patch & Marc Lamont Hill) reviewed by ... Read More

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Between Authoritarian Governance and Urban Citizenship: Tree-Felling Protests in Hanoi

Blog by John Gillespie and Nguyen Hung Quang

7th September 2018

Blog exploring how tree-felling protests disrupted the Hanoi's government’s expectations about who can participate in ... Read More

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Book review - The Creative Destruction of New York City: Engineering the City for the Elite

Authored by Alessandro Busà and reviewed by Catalina Neculai

5th September 2018

Book review of The Creative Destruction of New York City: Engineering the City for the ... Read More