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October 5, 2021

Innovate4Cities 2021: Panel session on innovation, for inclusive, resilient and climate-neutral cities

On 12th October 2021 Professor Vanesa Castán Broto will participate in a panel discussion at the virtual international conference Innovate4Cities 2021. Partner organizations, Cities Alliance, the CLGF and UKRI will be hosting a session entitled Innovation for Inclusive, Resilient and Climate-Neutral Cities on the nexus…
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September 14, 2021

The Urban Climate Finance Network 2021-2022 Masterclass Series

Thinking relationally about cities, finance and climate action. Deadline for expression of interest: Sept. 30th 2021 This masterclass series is part of the Urban Climate Finance Network work programme on ‘Decentering Urban Climate Finance.’ Supported by the Urban Studies Foundation,…
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June 24, 2021

Call for speakers – 2021 Earth System Governance Conference

2021 Earth System Governance Conference - Innovative Session (virtual): Urban governance in an age of compound crises This innovative session aims to facilitate a transdisciplinary discussion on the urban governance challenges that arise from ‘compound crises’. Cities play a central…
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June 8, 2021

The Future of Climate Urbanism: The Second Sheffield Urbanism Lecture Series

We are proud to announce our second Sheffield Urbanism Lecture Series on the Future of Climate Urbanism. The Sheffield Urbanism Lecture series is an initiative of the Urban Institute to generate provocative and nonstandard propositions for understanding processes of urbanization…
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March 8, 2021

Book launch – 18th March 2021 at 12pm GMT

We are delighted to announce two new flagship books, part of the Realising Just Cities programme funded by Mistra Urban Futures, will be introduced at a digital book launch, hosted by African Centre for Cities in Cape Town. The event will feature a panel…
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March 8, 2021

3rd RELA Webinar – Access to electricity in Ethiopia

11th March 2020 2pm-3pm GMT The 3rd Regional Energy Learning Alliance will take place next month! Our CESET partner and guest speaker Getachew Bekele, Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Addis Ababa Institute of Technology/Addis Ababa University will present…
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February 15, 2021

The 2nd RELA webinar – rethinking energy poverty – now available to watch

Last week Professor Benjamin K. Sovacool of Energy Policy at the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussex Business School and the Director of the Centre on Innovation and Energy Demand and of the Sussex Energy Group gave a presentation at the Regional Learning…
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December 3, 2020

Regional Energy Learning Alliance Webinar Series 2021

The Regional Energy Learning Alliance (RELA) is a broad network of practitioners, policy makers, researchers and people interested in the future of community energy in East Africa. We are delighted to announce that we have finalised our exciting programme of…
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August 4, 2020

Urban Institute September School

During September 2020 the Urban Institute is hosting a September School with our partners across the globe to deliver a series of workshops on interrelated sequential themes that address intellectual and political challenges brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. Free…
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June 8, 2020

The Urban Surrounds: from extinction to abolition.

 The first ‘Sheffield Urbanism’ Lecture Series The Urban Surrounds: From Extinction to Abolition” is a series which attempts to examine spaces and temporalities of urbanization from the viewpoints of abolitionist histories and sensibilities, and in ways that attempt to circumvent the…
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