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September 4, 2019

The New Climate Urbanism: An International Workshop on the Changing relationship between Cities and Climate Change

On September 4th - 5th, the Urban Institute will host an international workshop discussing the emergence of a 'New Climate Urbanism’. The workshop brings together over 30 leading scholars from all around the world to think about the past, present and future…
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July 23, 2019

Co-Producing Climate Urbanism: Learning From Experience – 5 September 2019

Date And Time Thu, 5 September 2019 17:00 – 19:00 BST Location Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences, Conference Room 219 Portobello Sheffield S1 4DP Climate change is increasingly being recognised as an emergency. Sheffield and Manchester have both declared…
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Life At The MarginsLife At The Margins EventPast events
December 10, 2018

Seminar – “Housing informality in Italy: marginality, criminality, activism or speculation?”

 “Housing informality in Italy: marginality, criminality, activism or speculation?" A seminar by Professor Francesco Chiodelli (Gran Sasso Science Institute) 12th December 15:30 - 17:00 Teaching Room 1, Geography and Planning Building This seminar will provide an overview of housing informality…
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Co-producing Urbanisms EventPast events
May 23, 2018

29 June 2018 – Making Music, Making Communities

Friday 29th June 2017, 09:30 - 16:30 Seminar room G14, 9 Mappin Street, The University of Sheffield Musical groups and organisations shape and are shaped by their localities in a plurality of ways, reaching in and through communities to achieve tangible…
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May 15, 2018

25 June 2018 – Workshop: Sustainable Energy Access in Mozambique

25th June 2018 (10:30am – 5:00pm) Pam Liversidge Building, Room PLB-D06 Workshop: Sustainable Energy Access in Mozambique and Wider Perspectives on Infrastructure/service Access in sub-Saharan Africa. This workshop represents one of the culminations of our British Academy project, led by…
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Co-producing Urbanisms EventPast events
May 12, 2018

11 June 2018 – Jam and Justice Discuss Devolution at Manchester Histories Festival

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:00 to 13:30 Manchester Central Library   Devolution promised to open up new opportunities for community engagement and empowerment, shifting power from Whitehall to the Townhall. One year on since the election of Andy Burnham as Mayor of Greater…
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Past events
May 11, 2018

5 June 2018 – Department of Geography Seminar: Urban energy landscapes- comparative analyses

Location: Department of Geography, Ron Johnston Research Room (C Floor) Date: Tuesday 5th June 2018 Start Time: 1pm (Refreshments available from 12.45pm) All Welcome Professor Vanesa Castan Broto (University of Sheffield) Biography: Vanesa joined the Urban Institute in September 2017,…
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Past events
May 10, 2018

16 May 2017 – Governing in and against austerity: reflections from an eight-case international study

Professor Jonathan Davies (De Montfort University) 'Governing in and against austerity: reflections from an eight-case international study' This event is jointly hosted by USP and The Urban Institute. For more information, see the Urban Studies and Planning website
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