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Moving beyond sustainability – a narrative of hope
Moving beyond sustainability – a narrative of hope In the newly published l...
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29 Jun, 2017
Overwhelming interest for the Research School course
Overwhelming interest for the course Co-producing Knowledge in Transdiscipl...
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29 Jun, 2017
Presence at the Swedish political week Almedalen
This year’s presence at the Swedish political week Almedalen will focus on...
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19 Jun, 2017
45 miljoner kronor till forskning om hållbar konsumtion
"Sustainable consumption – from niche to mainstream" är ett nytt forsknings...
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12 Jun, 2017
Policy Brief on Local Climate Strategies
A new policy brief from Mistra Urban Futures about the need to include the...
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02 Jun, 2017
Reaching for sustainability: When knowledge and toolkits are not enough
Podcast with Magnus Johansson, Director Skåne Platform and Tim May, Deputy...
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01 Jun, 2017
Co-producing urban knowledge
Urban Futures Open Research School course now open for applications.
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27 Apr, 2017
Keynote and migration panel at Resilient Cities
Migration and the Urban Sustainable Development Goal are the two Mistra Urb...
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26 Apr, 2017
New Mistra Urban Futures node in Stockholm
It is now official that Mistra Urban Futures will establish a node in Stock...
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25 Apr, 2017
March for Science
On Earth Day 22 April 2017 people around the world will March for Science....
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12 Apr, 2017
The Good City
Mistra Urban Futures writes about the need for knowledge to realise the jus...
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31 Mar, 2017
David Simon on Social and Spatial Justice
David Simon one of the trainers at a workshop in Barcelona around Inter- an...
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22 Mar, 2017
To do more with less for many – with many
Frugal means sparing, economic, simple, and costing little. Helena Hansson'...
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09 Mar, 2017
Urban Lecture
An Urban Lecture delivered by Professor John Black from the University of N...
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13 Feb, 2017
Karolina Skog visits Mistra Urban Futures
Mistra Urban Futures presented the research agenda 'Realising Just Cities'...
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09 Feb, 2017
Waste from Kenya turns into nordic design
The Gothenburg-based design duo, Taste for Waste, takes used bicycle hoses...
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25 Jan, 2017
Designing out waste
New Doctoral thesis by Isabel Ordóñez Pizarro, Chalmers University of Techn...
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12 Jan, 2017
Research bill
The Swedish Government suggests additional resources for research in the fi...
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12 Dec, 2016
Knowledge of just sustainability
An inclusion of those who often are excluded is necessary if we are to revi...
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12 Dec, 2016
Inclusive Place Branding
Inclusive Place Branding is the title of Eva Maria Jernsand's doctoral thes...
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30 Nov, 2016
EFARRI Award
Mistra Urban Futures has received the first ever EFARRI Award for Responsib...
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24 Nov, 2016
Finalist for EFARRI Award
Mistra Urban Futures is one of 15 finalists for the European Foundations Aw...
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04 Nov, 2016
New Director for the Gothenburg Platform appointed
Dr Margareta Forsberg is the new Director of the Gothenburg Local Interacti...
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27 Oct, 2016
Taking the Knowledge Agenda for Sustainable Urban Development a step forward
During 2015 the Swedish cities Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö collectively...
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25 Oct, 2016
Urban Institute New Partner
In September 2016 the Urban Institute, in partnership with the Sheffield Me...
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25 Oct, 2016
Videos from Mistra Urban Futures first Annual Conference
Mistra Urban Futures first annual conference titled "Realising Just Cities"...
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25 Oct, 2016
Report Habitat III
Mistra Urban Futures took part in Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador, last week....
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24 Oct, 2016
New licentiate thesis on urban food
We are facing increasing urbanisation and heightened challenges around food...
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19 Oct, 2016
Mistra Urban Futures at Habitat III
Mistra Urban Futures at Habitat III ‘If you want to go fast, go alone, if y...
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15 Oct, 2016
The importance of Mistra Urban Futures in the Gothenburg region
The Göteborg Region Association of Local Authorities (GR) is one of Mistra...
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11 Oct, 2016
Climate policy, if I were Prime Minister in Sweden
If I were Prime Minister, what actions would I take towards a climate neura...
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06 Oct, 2016
Realising Just Cities - Successful first Annual Conference
The conference gathered 200 participants from eleven countries to discuss h...
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04 Oct, 2016
Co-production in action: Towards realising just cities
Release of a new book captures the story of Mistra Urban Futures. The book...
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20 Sep, 2016
New Urban Agenda Comments
The New Urban Agenda that is expected to be adopted at the Habitat III conf...
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14 Sep, 2016
Plattformen i Skåne börjar ta form
Nu har etableringen av Mistra Urban Futures Skåneplattform dragit igång. Ve...
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12 Sep, 2016
Programme Coordinator to Sheffield
Programme Coordinator for Realising Just Cities We are seeking to appoint a...
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04 Sep, 2016
Want to be the new GOLIP director?
Want to become the new GOLIP Director? Mistra Urban Futures is looking for...
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02 Sep, 2016
Rethinking sustainable cities
Rethinking Sustainable Cities ‘The immediate justification for this book is...
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01 Sep, 2016
Communicative Interfaces for planning
Lisa Bomble is a PhD student at Chalmers University of Technology at the de...
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29 Aug, 2016
Public Art and the Power of Place
In 1974, Dollar Brand (now Abdullah Ibrahim) released the song Mannenberg –...
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29 Aug, 2016
Synvändor krävs för hållbar och rättvis utveckling
Synvändor krävs för rättvis och hållbar utveckling Klyftorna ökar i Götebor...
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29 Aug, 2016
UN-Habitat Student Design Competition for Kenya's Towns
UN-Habitat and the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban...
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29 Jul, 2016
Integrating urban agendas
Integrating local and global agendas The value of community-embedded, colla...
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12 Jul, 2016
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen 2016
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen 2016 Mistra Urban Futures takes part in t...
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22 Jun, 2016
Shaping the New Urban Agenda
Shaping the New Urban Agenda The ‘New Urban Agenda’ is the outcome document...
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20 May, 2016
Southern African Cities Studies Conference
On the 16-19 March the African Centre for Cities deployed its 16 strong del...
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05 Apr, 2016
African Centre for Cities hosts Prof Gillian Rose
The African Centre for Cities was pleased to host the eminent scholar of Vi...
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02 Apr, 2016
Urban retrofitting
Urban Retrofitting - what's the story behind? Urban retrofitting is the dev...
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23 Mar, 2016
mistra urban futures poetry
Just Urban Research? How do you communicate about complex urban issues? Wha...
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22 Mar, 2016
A new local interaction platform
Skåne - the Fifth Local Interaction Platform A new Local Interaction Platfo...
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22 Mar, 2016
Mistra Urban Futures Cape Town visit
The CTLip was exhilirated to welcome visitors David Simon, Mikael Cullberg...
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14 Mar, 2016
Rethinking Sustainable Cities: from slogan to implementation
On 8 March, the African Centre for Cities (ACC) hosted a seminar with David...
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10 Mar, 2016
Demokrati. dialog och medskapande
Demokrati, dialog och medskapande Projekt KAIROS - Mistra Urban Futures sto...
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09 Mar, 2016
World class city making in Luanda
World class city making in Luanda
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29 Feb, 2016
New Board for Mistra Urban Futures
New Board Members for Mistra Urban Futures Mistra Urban Futures Board of Di...
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15 Feb, 2016
City Support Programme
City Support Programme On 4 February 2016 the African Centre for Cities hos...
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12 Feb, 2016
COP21 Final Agreement
Mistra Urban Futures welcomes COP21 Agreement The final agreement text from...
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12 Dec, 2015
COP21 comments
COP21 Agreement Welcomes Participation of Cities and Regions The most recen...
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11 Dec, 2015
Stationsmiljöernas betydelse uppmärksammas
Ett team från Yellow Design Foundation har undersökt betydelsen av stations...
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08 Dec, 2015
Tre nya KAIROS rapporter
Tre nya rapporter från KAIROS KAIROS är ett transdisciplinärt forskningspro...
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26 Nov, 2015
Agroforestry-kongress i Göteborg
Agroforestry Congress in Gothenburg Agroforestry kan vara en viktig del av...
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20 Nov, 2015
KLIP Days in Kisumu
KLIP Days in Kisumu The annual KLIP Days organised by Mistra Urban Futures...
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20 Nov, 2015
World Cities Day 31 Oct
Today we celebrate World Habitat Day
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05 Oct, 2015
80 million SEK to Mistra Urban Futures
80 Million SEK to Mistra Urban Futures The board of Mistra, the Swedish Fou...
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28 Sep, 2015
Good Practice in RRI Tools
Mistra Urban Futures one of 31 European "Good Practice" examples
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03 Sep, 2015
Future Happiness Challenge
Ett spel om lycka och klimatpåverkan
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02 Sep, 2015
State Society Synergies in Philippi
New book telling the story of Philippi and three years of delibarations for...
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31 Aug, 2015
Policy recommendations from Mistra Urban Futures
Understanding climate adaptation and transformation challenges in African c...
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28 Aug, 2015
Lessons learnt
Lessons learnt from three years embedded researchers project The Mistra Urb...
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26 Aug, 2015
Easier said than done
New article on innovations and urban development
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14 Aug, 2015
Cape Town Feedback Urban SDG Study
Cape Town Input Informs UN Urban Sustainable Development Goal Pictures: (ab...
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11 Aug, 2015
City Officials Programme Round 1 completed
City Officials Exchange Programme Round 1 completed Round 1 of the CTLIP’s...
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14 Jul, 2015
An urban sustainability roadmap
An urban sustainability roadmap with distances Among the new Sustainable De...
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14 Jul, 2015
Stealing good ideas
from left to right: Jordi Tolrà i Mabilon, Barcelona, Mokena Makeka, Archit...
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23 Jun, 2015
Measuring Urban Sustainability
Measuring urban sustainability In early June, Mistra Urban Futures provided...
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18 Jun, 2015
Skala ner i Älvstaden
Ny rapport föreslår satsningar på småskaliga inslag i det stora.
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19 May, 2015
Närproducerat, ekologiskt och lönsamt
Andelsjordbruk och utbildning kan skapa lönsamhet för närproducerad och gif...
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13 May, 2015
Dela är det nya äga - ny film om hållbar konsumtion
Delandet växer snabbt i Europa, USA och andra delar av världen och börjar b...
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06 May, 2015
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen The single most important political event...
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23 Apr, 2015
No messing in Bonteheuwel
Article about social capital and partnership building in sustainable commun...
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23 Apr, 2015
Launch of City Officials Exchange Programme Round 3
City/university collaboration to co-produce climate change book
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21 Apr, 2015
New article about strategizing sustainability
By Sara Brorström in Cities about River City, Gothenburg
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20 Apr, 2015
Making Contact: arts and sustainability
Arts and culture have crucial roles to play in sustainable development
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02 Apr, 2015
Innovationslabbet för ‪‎hållbar ‪‎stadsutveckling har startat! ‬‬
75 kreativa personer samverkar i vår kring utmaningar i Älvstaden.
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31 Mar, 2015
Gothenburg's Climate programme recognized by the World Bank
Interview with Anna Wenstedt, City of Gothenburg
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23 Mar, 2015
Ny metod ska hjälpa kommunerna satsa på rätt miljöåtgärder
Sammankoppling av olika konsumtionsflöden med livscykelberäkningar
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19 Mar, 2015
Ilmar Reepalu chairs the review panel
Evalution takes place spring 2015
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26 Feb, 2015
Making a difference
Independent outcome studies have been carried out at all four Platforms.
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26 Feb, 2015
Mid-term review
Five years with Mistra Urban Futures
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26 Feb, 2015
New book Co-producing knowledge for sustainable cities
Interview with Editor Merritt Polk and researcher Warren Smit
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25 Feb, 2015
Testing the UN’s Urban Sustainable Development Goal
Interview with Professor David Simon, Director Mistra Urban Futures
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25 Feb, 2015
The first Swedish NaNet meeting
On the birth pangs of new urban governance
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24 Feb, 2015
Stories
All 15 stories can now be found on the website
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24 Feb, 2015
Miljövänligare mat och fler stadsnära jobb med Grön Produktion
Johanna Andersson om att skapa förutsättningar för stadsnära matproduktion
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18 Feb, 2015
Future Earth and Future Urban Europe
Mikael Cullberg, Director of the Gothenburg Platform, to attend workshop in...
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13 Jan, 2015
6 million SEK to Sustainable Lifestyles
Researchers from the project WISE, Well-being in Sustainable cities, grante...
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12 Dec, 2014
Innovativt labb gör Göteborg mer hållbart
125 personer har under hösten deltagit i arbetet att utveckla staden
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09 Dec, 2014
City officials exchange showing results
Final workshop held
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28 Nov, 2014
Influencing Horizon 2020
New Platform - Built Environment Sweden Platform
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26 Nov, 2014
Green production contributes to new training opportunities
Foodmaker GBG training course has started
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24 Nov, 2014
Climate change - a-tug-of war
Cape Town researcher Anna Taylor about using games when dicussing climate c...
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21 Nov, 2014
Pressinbjudan: Konstutställning om drömstaden startskottet för EU-projekt om sociala innovationer
Lansering den 24-25 november i Bryssel.
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20 Nov, 2014
New EU project aims to promote social innovations
Karl Palmås about the launching event in Brussels
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20 Nov, 2014
How should Sweden move forward with urban development?
Conference where the Minister for Housing and Urban Development participate...
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13 Nov, 2014
2nd International UGEC Conference
Urban transitions & transformations: science, synthesis and policy
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11 Nov, 2014
A City desired through the lens of Capetonians
Exhibition by partner African Centre for Cities
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05 Nov, 2014
Cooperation and knowledge exchange in Kisumu
Aim of this year’s KLIP days
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03 Nov, 2014
New Urban Futures Research Network
Find and connect with other researchers
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31 Oct, 2014
GR bidrar till ny kunskap om hållbar stadsutveckling
Hur GR en av parterna i Göteborgskonsoritet, arbetar med inom ramen för Mis...
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16 Oct, 2014
Politisk delaktighet och rätten till staden
Rapport från en Workshop med Dimitrios Roussopolos, Montreal Urban Ecology...
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13 Oct, 2014
Fortsättning på Dela[d] Stad
Medel för att sprida kunskap och erfarenheter
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07 Oct, 2014
Andelsjordbruk och klimatomställning på Framtidsveckan
Mistra Urban Futures deltar på Göteborgs första Framtidsvecka
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06 Oct, 2014
Sea-level rise and integrated coastal zone management.
Visit from senior IDRC officials
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30 Sep, 2014
Nominated for Eco-Logic Award
City of Cape Town´s Credible Carbon initiative
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29 Sep, 2014
Intresset stort för höstens innovationslabb inom hållbar stadsutveckling
123 personer i ett 100-tal företag/organisationer anmälda
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29 Sep, 2014
Universities, Cities and Transformation Workshop
Speakers and participants from across Europe
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26 Sep, 2014
Mistra Urban Futures in Stockholm
Feasibility study during the fall
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23 Sep, 2014
New project about food austerity
The project will run from October 2014 to March 2015
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22 Sep, 2014
UrbanSDG Campaign Statement
On September 22 in New York, at a meeting convened by the Sustainable Devel...
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22 Sep, 2014
Strong presence at co-production conference in London
Cape Town and Greater Manchester Platform raised the profile
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18 Sep, 2014
New thesis examines the link between innovation and urban development
How do we get a city development in Gothenburg that fosters innovation?
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17 Sep, 2014
Så kan vi ta klimatfrågan på allvar – och ändå leva ett gott liv!
Göteborg visar vägen på en nationell konferens den 16-17 september.
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11 Sep, 2014
The River City vision will now be realized!
New project in Gothenburg will follow the implementation process
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09 Sep, 2014
Startmöte i det svenska SEiSMiC-nätverket
Värdar var IQ Samhällsbyggnad och Mistra Urban Futures
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27 Aug, 2014
Influencing the Sustainable Development Goals
High level meeting in London hosted by David Simon
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26 Aug, 2014
Professor David Simon new Director
He will start on September 15th.
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21 Aug, 2014
Drawing a Line in the Sand
Article on the City of Cape Town’s process of establishing a coastal set-ba...
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13 Aug, 2014
Nyskapande klimatrapport räknar in varorna från Kina och flygresorna
I den internationella klimatstatistiken för olika länder räknar man inte in...
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07 Jul, 2014
Launch of the Economic Areas Management Programme (‘ECAMP’), Cape Town
Read about Rob McGaffin´s work with the programme
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30 Jun, 2014
Strengthening Climate Resilience in African cities
A report outlining a framework for Working with Informality
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05 Jun, 2014
Africa's great urban migration
Professor Edgar Pieterse, ACC, about Urbanization
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26 May, 2014
Demokratitorg
Vad händer med medskapandet när ungdomar och politiker möts?
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21 May, 2014
Derk Loorbach about Sustainability Transitions
Speaker at a Mistra Urban Futures seminar
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21 May, 2014
Segregation
New report about its expansion, causes and consequences
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20 May, 2014
Innovation lab for sustainable cities
An innovation lab will open its doors this fall in Gothenburg
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08 May, 2014
Kunskapsutbyte med fokus på stadsutveckling
Malmö, Borås, Lund, Göteborg pratar innovationsplattformar
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11 Apr, 2014
Want to be our future leader?
Open position, Director Mistra Urban Futures
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09 Apr, 2014
Southern Africa City Studies Conference
Cape Town platform participated
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08 Apr, 2014
Co-producing knowledge for tricky transitions
Urban experimentation and innovation in Cape Town
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08 Apr, 2014
Congratulations Cape Town
Winner of this year’s Earth Hour City Challenge
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04 Apr, 2014
New members of the Board
Katarina Pelin, Thomas Elmqvist, Karl-Gunnar Olsson and Roberto Sanchez-Rod...
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26 Mar, 2014
Africa´s Urban Revolution
Africa is no longer a continent of villages
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25 Mar, 2014
Sweden invests in Sustainable Consumption
Kick off for UN:s 10 Year Framework Programmes on Sustainable Consumption a...
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25 Mar, 2014
Housing Competition at World Urban Forum 7
Winners to be announced on April 7th
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24 Mar, 2014
Trading places
Accessing Land in African Cities
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21 Mar, 2014
Film SP:s syn på hållbara städer
Staden som ett system
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19 Mar, 2014
Network of African Urban Researchers
Networking meeting 18-19th February in Nairobi, Kenya
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28 Feb, 2014
Access to the city through culture and technology
“Funktek – co-creative museum development” has been granted 2.78 million SE...
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27 Feb, 2014
Can a market develop a city?
An interview with two PhD students from Kisumu, Kenya
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26 Feb, 2014
Makt och Dialog i rättvisa och socialt hållbara svenska städer
Ett nytt kunskapsunderlag har tagits fram inom projekt KAIROS
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25 Feb, 2014
Urban Informality and Migrant Entrepreneurship
In Southern African Cities
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17 Feb, 2014
How can we make our cities healthier for our children?
Well-being of children in diverse urban settings in South Africa.
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31 Jan, 2014
The Mistra Urban Futures’ organisation 2014
A different way of working and change in personnel at Mistra Urban Futures
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30 Jan, 2014
Welcome to our new office
In the beginning of January we opened the doors to our brand new office in...
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30 Jan, 2014
New Chair of the Board
We are happy to announce the new Chair of the Board Thomas Rosswall.
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30 Jan, 2014
Changes in management at Mistra Urban Futures
Organisational message
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10 Jan, 2014
Att nå politiker - oppositionen på besök
Segregation, dialog, blandstad och affärsdriven hållbar stadsutveckling
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11 Dec, 2013
Continued funding from Sida
Extended funding until end of 2015
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11 Dec, 2013
Svenskars livskvalitet blir inte sämre av en klimatomställning
En helt obefogad farhåga.
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09 Dec, 2013
Communicating Cities workshop
Two-day workshop in Cape Town about UrbanAfrica.net
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09 Dec, 2013
Saving more and using the minimum
Jaime Lerner, former mayor of Curitiba in Brazil visits
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05 Dec, 2013
How do you govern sustainability?
Rethinking Greater Manchester
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27 Nov, 2013
Co-producing sustainable urban development
Bringing community groups into the discussion
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27 Nov, 2013
How to preserve and expand a flea markets values?
New project Kommersen 2.0 - A cultural impact assessment
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26 Nov, 2013
Cape Town celebrates World Town Planning Day
Planning, the critical link in the development process
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26 Nov, 2013
Urban Futures Festival in Kisumu
The second annual Kisumu Local Interaction Platform (KLIP) event
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25 Nov, 2013
New solutions in sustainable urban development made visible
An innovation platform in Gothenburg
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21 Nov, 2013
China-European cooperation on urbanization
China and Europe’s urbanization are at different phases, each with their ad...
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15 Nov, 2013
Welcome 8 new City Officials
Launch of the Second City Official Exchange Programme in Cape Town
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07 Nov, 2013
100 000 SEK to develop Urbania
The PhD project Comparing planning systems has been granted 100 000 SEK fro...
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31 Oct, 2013
Intressant för politiken
Klimatomställning och den sociala hållbarheten i Göteborg
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30 Oct, 2013
International Green Campus Alliance
Inaugural meeting today in Chongqing, China.
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25 Oct, 2013
Upgrading of Informal Settlements in South Africa
A Partnership-Based Approach
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24 Oct, 2013
How urban space can contribute to less segregation
From research to concrete methods for urban planning
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15 Oct, 2013
Keynote at Shanghai Sustainable Urban Development Forum
Lars Reuterswärd, Director at Mistra Urban Futures is holding a keynote spe...
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11 Oct, 2013
How to reach the 2°C target
New report about climate change
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27 Sep, 2013
Making market places in Kisumu more effective
Markets have always been important for Kisumu due to its strategic location...
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25 Sep, 2013
Round 2 of Cape Town Officials Exchange Programme
Eight candidates have been selected
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24 Sep, 2013
Contested urban ecologies in Cape Town
Civic network study update
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20 Sep, 2013
Urban Revitalization of Mass Housing
Join UN-Habitats international competition
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29 Aug, 2013
Platform – It is time to share
Platform is a new online news source and information portal for sharing kno...
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26 Aug, 2013
From weed to product
Training program in Kisumu
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26 Aug, 2013
Almedalen: Ta med de boende i dialogen
Varför kan vissa bostadsbolag göra så mycket medan andra bolag inte gör någ...
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05 Jul, 2013
Almedalen: Svenskt skyfall vad som krävs för ökat engagemang?
Om att rusta våra städer för klimatförändingar
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05 Jul, 2013
Städer behöver rustas för att klara klimatförändringarna
Pressmeddelande: Almedalen 3 juli 2013
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03 Jul, 2013
Är nya affärsmodeller bostadsbolagens lösning?
Pressmeddelande Almedalen 3 juli 2013
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03 Jul, 2013
Miljonprogrammet – vems ansvar är det?
Renovering och energieffektivisering av miljonprogrammet är en av de störst...
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27 Jun, 2013
Nya medel från Formas
Att utforska vägar mot en koldioxidsnål framtid
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26 Jun, 2013
Våga se sanningen – det kostar att klimatanpassa
Det kostar 100 till 300 miljoner kronor per år att rusta svenska städer inf...
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26 Jun, 2013
Consortium established for the Kisumu platform
A legal unit has been established for Kisumu Local Interaction Platform in...
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26 Jun, 2013
Sweden's biggest democratic forum
During the first week of July 20 000 people will meet to discuss societal a...
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25 Jun, 2013
From vision to everyday life
From vision to everyday life When implementing a vision there are many chal...
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24 Jun, 2013
City Official Exchange Programme: End of Writing Celebration
On Thursday 20 June six city officials presented their work
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24 Jun, 2013
Följeforskning av innovationsplattformar
Continuous Evaluation of Innovation Platforms (This news item is only avail...
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13 Jun, 2013
Webinar Presentation of Cost-Benefit Analysis
Anton Cartwright, working for Mistra Urban Futures in Cape Town, presented...
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07 Jun, 2013
Göteborgsinitiativ för innovativ stadsutveckling
Vinnova har anslagit 8,5 mkr för utveckling av en innovationsplattform i Gö...
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07 Jun, 2013
Joint Knowledge Production for Urban Change
New manual based on experience from the five pilot projects in Gothenburg
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30 May, 2013
Leading Settlements Expert Joins Mistra Urban Futures
Mohamed El Sioufi will support the international research school developmen...
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30 May, 2013
International collaboration to understand climate change risks and responses in African cities
International collaboration to understand climate change risks and response...
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30 May, 2013
Göteborgsplattformen samlades för en Urban Tätatät
The Gothenburg platform gathered At the end of May people working at the Go...
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30 May, 2013
Discussing Smart Cities and Sustainable Urban Planning
On May 31st Lars Reuterswärd will attend the Sino-Swedish SymbioCity Semina...
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29 May, 2013
Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
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28 May, 2013
Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet Det lilla fiskesamhället Dunga ut...
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23 May, 2013
Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet Det lilla fiskesamhället Dunga ut...
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23 May, 2013
Nötkött största miljöboven
Chalmers och Mistra Urban Futures debatterar ny studie om klimatutsläpp frå...
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03 May, 2013
Hur främjar vi hållbar stadsutveckling?
Rapport Främjande av hållbar stadsutveckling.
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02 May, 2013
Africa Urban Infrastructure Summit
Urbanisation - opportunities for growth and innovation
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30 Apr, 2013
Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg
Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg I mitten av april besökte en...
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25 Apr, 2013
Är demokrati tillräckligt?
Dialogue, citizen participation and empowerment are all buzz words nowadays...
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25 Apr, 2013
Städer som ger mer än de tar - Exempel från Dunga, Kenya
Cities that give more than they take - Examples from Dunga, Kenya Sustainab...
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25 Apr, 2013
The battle for urban land
The battle for urban land What or who wins the battle for urban land? As we...
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23 Apr, 2013
How is the city and space connected?
Space research can provide the poor in developing countries a better life
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17 Apr, 2013
Uses and Abuses of Community in Sustainable Development
How, why and to what ends does community emerge as a vehicle for achieving...
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15 Apr, 2013
Cape Town's Climate Change Think Tank convenes local leadership to set a new climate change agenda
Cape Town's Climate Change Think Tank convenes local leadership to set a ne...
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12 Apr, 2013
Kulturell förtätning kan bidra till ett hållbarare Göteborg
Nya vägar att nå visionen om en hållbar stad
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10 Apr, 2013
Hur kommer Frihamnen och Ringön se ut 2021?
Förslag presenterades på fullsatt Urban Lunch-time
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09 Apr, 2013
Bjud in fler att delta i planeringen
Närmare 100 planerare, politiker, forskare och dialogarrangörer deltog i Di...
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03 Apr, 2013
Listen to the citizens stories!
They are experts andthey see the big picture
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25 Mar, 2013
Test of web based dialogue tool
Good response when the Swedish Transport Administration tests web based dia...
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21 Mar, 2013
International meeting in Cape Town
In the middle of March, the yearly interbational meeting where held in Cape...
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21 Mar, 2013
Cape Town Platform members attend Green Economy Reference Group meeting
Business, civil society and academic thinkers were invited
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21 Mar, 2013
Reduce 50 until 2050
Do you want a new perspective on how to improve the energy efficiency of ho...
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20 Mar, 2013
Using climate science to inform policy on peri-urban issues in Africa
Anna Taylor recently participated in a workshop hosted by the University of...
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19 Mar, 2013
Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande
Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande På Kunskapsseminariet ”Det urbana sta...
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18 Mar, 2013
Simulation shows how the air is affected by dense cities
New collaboration betweeen IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and...
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15 Mar, 2013
The future is already here, it's just not fairly distributed
The project Interplace has written a book, The future is already here.
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08 Mar, 2013
Test av webbaserat dialogverktyg
Testas nu live för första gången i samband med Trafikverkets projekt Simris...
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06 Mar, 2013
Climate Change Think Tank
Beyond diagnosis, climate change as a leadership challenge
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04 Mar, 2013
Bondo University College has become a fully-fledged University
Award of Charter by the President of Kenya, His Excellency, Hon. Mwai Kibak...
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28 Feb, 2013
Valuation of climate-friendly buildings
Property owners in Sweden who want to invest in climate-friendly buildings...
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28 Feb, 2013
Världsnaturfonden WWF uppmärksammar pilotprojektet Den lärande staden
Ett av 10 exempel på hur universitet arbetar transdisciplinärt
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25 Feb, 2013
Lars Reuterswärd om städers utmaningar idag och i framtiden
Global urbanisering ger många människor hopp
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21 Feb, 2013
Heading for a greener region
Mistra Urban Futures - a good example
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20 Feb, 2013
Kick-off for the project Green production
At the conference Urban Agriculture Summit
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11 Feb, 2013
Kan vi bygga in lycka och välbefinnande i vår vardag?
Möt John Holmberg, professor på Chalmers och en av projektledarna för WISE
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08 Feb, 2013
Intresseanmälan för forskningsuppdrag
På uppdrag av Boverket och det nationella initiativet Urbant utvecklingsarb...
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03 Feb, 2013
Successful kick-off in Kisumu
Platform in Kisumu officially launched at the end of November.
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06 Dec, 2012
8.6 million SEK from the Swedish Research Council Formas
To the new project Valuation of ecosystem services provided by urban greene...
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05 Dec, 2012
The first Green Campus Evaluation Standard in China approved
Prof. WU Siegfried Zhiqiang is the chief author of the Standard
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28 Nov, 2012
City Officials Exchange Programme launched
City Officials Exchange Programme launched The Knowledge Transfer Programme...
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28 Nov, 2012
Joyful opening ceremony
Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
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28 Nov, 2012
Joyful opening ceremony
Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
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28 Nov, 2012
The future of Greater Manchester
Sustainable stories exhibition
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27 Nov, 2012
Visions must become reality!
Conference Arena Sustainable City
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15 Nov, 2012
Det handlar om att vilja
Det handlar om att vilja Konferensen Arena Hållbar Stad öppnade den 6 novem...
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06 Nov, 2012
Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad 6 – 8 november 2012
På bara fyra årtionden kommer antalet människor som bor i städer att öka fr...
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05 Nov, 2012
Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad – nedslag i faktisk miljö
Satsningarnas betydelse för utvecklingen av hållbara städer.
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05 Nov, 2012
Sustainable Stories exhibition 3-6 November
CUBE Gallery, Manchester
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01 Nov, 2012
Fullsatt på Arena hållbar stad
Mer än 430 deltagare har anmält sig.
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26 Oct, 2012
Mistra Urban Futures study visit, at IFHP Congress
Mistra Urban Futures study visit, at IFHP Congress On September 16-19, 2012...
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19 Sep, 2012
World Urban Forum
Strong Mistra Urban Futures participation
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13 Sep, 2012
Mistra Urban Futures participates at World Urban Forum 6 in Naples, Italy
Organized by UN-Habitat
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28 Aug, 2012
Mistra Urban Futures attended Rio+20
Lecture in Swedish pavillion
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24 Jun, 2012
Welcome to the 56th IFHP World Congress Gothenburg 2012
Mistra Urban Futures one of the partners
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18 Jun, 2012
Stockholm+40
Hosted roundtable discussion
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27 Apr, 2012
Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling
Pressmeddelande: Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling Hur bygg...
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08 Feb, 2012