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From the what to the how
Now is the time to actually use the data and knowledge we have to rethink...
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Sheffield-Manchester platform host Urban Institute joins IOPD Network
We’re happy to announce that the Sheffield-Manchester platform host Urban...
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Mistra Urban Futures i Almedalen
Vi deltar även i år på Västsvenska Arenan i Almedalen. Den Västsvenska...
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Sustainability – differently
Sustainability – differently is the overarching theme of the 40th...
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Nya samhällsutmaningar – men hänger universiteten med?
Vårt samhälle står inför allt fler komplexa utmaningar, alltifrån...
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Greater Manchester - Scotland Peer Learning Exchange
The Action Research Collective, part of the Jam & Justice project, recently...
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Research collaboration – an important heritage from the River City vision 
Global challenges such as climate change, political instability and the...
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Semestra klimatsmart via nytt digitalt verktyg
Pressmeddelande: En svensk flyger sju gånger mer än den genomsnittlige...
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New planning tool for culture in Gothenburg
Take part of an interview that takes it starting point from a cultural...
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Less traffic and more public transport
Public transport in the Gothenburg region should increase to 40 percent by...
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Crowdsourcing the City
Many cities have used crowdfunding of local initiatives with mostly...
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Co-Creation for Resilience at ICLEI
The co-creation theme was underlying many of the talks and presentations in...
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Urban Planet
“Global urbanization promises better services, stronger economies, and more...
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Taking on complex challenges – demanding a transdiciplinary approach 
The Urban Futures Open Research School – now open for applications. Apply...
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In the name of culture 
In Kortedala, Gothenburg's first real suburb architect Vanja Larberg has...
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Network meeting - the role of the rector and the school in the learning process for sustainable development
At Lär-SUD’s - Network for learning about sustainable cities and regions...
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Together for new knowledge
What happens when people who work with complex urban problems on a daily...
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The value of culture in urban development
In recent years, several projects on culture have been carried out within...
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Mistra Urban Futures Annual Report 2017
Realising Just Cities is an ambitious enterprise. To undertake such an...
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Best Article Award
The article, focusing on the notions and challenges of informality in many...
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Is building the dense city the right way to go?
Press invitation: There is a great need for housing in and around...
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Free online course on sustainable cities – starts April 2
How can cities become more productive? Have less inequality? Be more...
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Speaker at EU event in Brussels 
David Simon, Director of Mistra Urban Futures, was a speaker at the...
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Urban Station Communities 
A lot has happened within the Urban Station Communities project in 2017 and...
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African Centre for Cities (ACC) first International Urban Conference
Mistra Urban Futures was a partner of the African Centre for Cities...
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Summaries in Swedish, Spanish, English and Hindi
Open Access Summaries in Swedish, Spanish, English and Hindi Fundamental to...
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The University of Gothenburg new chair of the Consortium Council
Mattias Goksör, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, University of Gothenburg is the new...
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The dream of social planning that counteracts segregation
Those of us who work with sustainability issues have for a long time heard...
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Two books and a special issue
The publishing of wo co-authored books and a special edition journal were...
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Thematic networks has started in Gothenburg
During 2017 Mistra Urban Futures launched thematic networks in Gothenburg...
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Former Minister to head Mistra Urban Futures’ Board
We are happy to announce that Anna Johansson, member of the Swedish...
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Three voices about the Urban Futures Open Research School
Three participants in Urban Futures Open Research School share their...
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Pressmeddelande: Ny metod lyfter fram grönskans betydelse för staden
Trots grönskans betydelse för hälsa och miljö har förtätningen av svenska...
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Collaboration on sustainable urban development in Mistra Urban Futures
Why is it important for municipalities to engage in a research and...
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50 korta poddar om hållbar stadsutveckling
Varför är kulturen viktig för stadsutvecklingen? Hur ska samhället förhålla...
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Så påverkas Göteborg av Vision Älvstaden
År 2012 antog Göteborgs kommunfullmäktige en vision för utvecklingen av de...
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Cities and the Knowledge Economy Published
We are pleased to announce the publication of Cities and the Knowledge...
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New co-ordinator and project leader for the Stockholm node
Sofie Pandis Iveroth is the new co-ordinator and project leader for the...
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Barry Ness new leader for the Skåne platform
Barry Ness has become the new Director of the Skåne Platform. The platform...
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Observatory on Latin America Joins SDG Project
Mistra Urban Futures is expanding its international network, signing a...
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Failure Lunch with award winning Alejandro Aravena
On 22 November 2017 a Failure Lunch, a public forum where failures and...
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Wild Poethics – New doctoral thesis
“Nature is not something separated from the city”. That is the first...
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Learning from Kisumu
New railway community development, Khaleb the bookseller, waste actors, new...
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Urban Futures Open Research School – Apply to the spring course
During the autumn a first course within the Urban Futures Open Research...
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Conference Realising Just Cities – Learning Through Comparison
Mistra Urban Futures’ Annual conference is approaching: from November 12-15...
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Engaged participants at conference about fair, green and accessible cities 
On October 5th 2017 over 150 people met at the Museum of World Culture in...
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Utvärdering av Hållbar utveckling
2006 skrevs det in i högskolelagen att universitet och högskolor ska främja...
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Platsar kulturen i den nya staden?
En slutrapport med titelen ’Platsar kulturen i den nya staden’ från...
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Stort intresse för konferens om Rättvisa, Gröna och tillgängliga städer
Den 5 oktober arrangeras Mistra Urban Futures Göteborgskonferens 2017 -...
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First PhD-students to UK team
Three new PhD students have now been recruited to join Mistra Urban Futures...
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Workshop om framtidscenarion med Länsstyrelsen
Göteborgsplattformen i samarbete med Länsstyrelsen bjöd 31 augusti in...
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The Research School has started 
The Urban Futures Open Research School has now launched the course Co...
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Samtal med kommitté för bildandet av en ny myndighet – Delegationen mot segregation
Mistra Urban Futures Göteborgsplattform tog 8 september emot Kommittén för...
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Agreement signed with Indian partner
Indian social company Nagrika (meaning citizen) joins Mistra Urban Futures...
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Transdisciplinary article receives award
An article exploring the experiences of transdisciplinary project work in...
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Addressing UN General Assembly
Mistra Urban Futures’ Director David Simon was selected as one of a handful...
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Moving beyond sustainability – a narrative of hope
Moving beyond sustainability – a narrative of hope In the newly published...
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Overwhelming interest for the Research School course
Overwhelming interest for the course Co-producing Knowledge in...
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Presence at the Swedish political week Almedalen
This year’s presence at the Swedish political week Almedalen will focus on...
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45 miljoner kronor till forskning om hållbar konsumtion
"Sustainable consumption – from niche to mainstream" är ett nytt...
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Policy Brief on Local Climate Strategies
A new policy brief from Mistra Urban Futures about the need to include the...
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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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Co-producing urban knowledge
Urban Futures Open Research School course now open for applications.
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Keynote and migration panel at Resilient Cities
Migration and the Urban Sustainable Development Goal are the two Mistra...
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New Mistra Urban Futures node in Stockholm
It is now official that Mistra Urban Futures will establish a node in...
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March for Science
On Earth Day 22 April 2017 people around the world will March for Science....
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The Good City
Mistra Urban Futures writes about the need for knowledge to realise the...
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David Simon on Social and Spatial Justice
David Simon one of the trainers at a workshop in Barcelona around Inter-...
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To do more with less for many – with many
Frugal means sparing, economic, simple, and costing little. Helena Hansson...
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Urban Lecture
An Urban Lecture delivered by Professor John Black from the University of...
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Karolina Skog visits Mistra Urban Futures
Mistra Urban Futures presented the research agenda 'Realising Just Cities'...
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Waste from Kenya turns into nordic design
The Gothenburg-based design duo, Taste for Waste, takes used bicycle hoses...
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Designing out waste
New Doctoral thesis by Isabel Ordóñez Pizarro, Chalmers University of...
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Research bill
The Swedish Government suggests additional resources for research in the...
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Knowledge of just sustainability
An inclusion of those who often are excluded is necessary if we are to...
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Inclusive Place Branding
Inclusive Place Branding is the title of Eva Maria Jernsand's doctoral...
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EFARRI Award
Mistra Urban Futures has received the first ever EFARRI Award for...
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Finalist for EFARRI Award
Mistra Urban Futures is one of 15 finalists for the European Foundations...
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New Director for the Gothenburg Platform appointed
Dr Margareta Forsberg is the new Director of the Gothenburg Local...
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Videos from Mistra Urban Futures first Annual Conference
Mistra Urban Futures first annual conference titled "Realising Just Cities"...
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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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Urban Institute New Partner
In September 2016 the Urban Institute, in partnership with the Sheffield...
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Report Habitat III
Mistra Urban Futures took part in Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador, last week....
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New licentiate thesis on urban food
We are facing increasing urbanisation and heightened challenges around food...
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Mistra Urban Futures at Habitat III
Mistra Urban Futures at Habitat III ‘If you want to go fast, go alone, if...
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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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Climate policy, if I were Prime Minister in Sweden
If I were Prime Minister, what actions would I take towards a climate...
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Realising Just Cities - Successful first Annual Conference
The conference gathered 200 participants from eleven countries to discuss...
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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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New Urban Agenda Comments
The New Urban Agenda that is expected to be adopted at the Habitat III...
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Plattformen i Skåne börjar ta form
Nu har etableringen av Mistra Urban Futures Skåneplattform dragit igång....
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Programme Coordinator to Sheffield
Programme Coordinator for Realising Just Cities We are seeking to appoint...
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Want to be the new GOLIP director?
Want to become the new GOLIP Director? Mistra Urban Futures is looking for...
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Rethinking sustainable cities
Rethinking Sustainable Cities ‘The immediate justification for this book is...
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Synvändor krävs för hållbar och rättvis utveckling
Synvändor krävs för rättvis och hållbar utveckling Klyftorna ökar i...
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Communicative Interfaces for planning
Lisa Bomble is a PhD student at Chalmers University of Technology at the...
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Public Art and the Power of Place
In 1974, Dollar Brand (now Abdullah Ibrahim) released the song Mannenberg –...
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UN-Habitat Student Design Competition for Kenya's Towns
UN-Habitat and the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban...
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Integrating urban agendas
Integrating local and global agendas The value of community-embedded,...
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Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen 2016
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen 2016 Mistra Urban Futures takes part in...
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Shaping the New Urban Agenda
Shaping the New Urban Agenda The ‘New Urban Agenda’ is the outcome document...
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Southern African Cities Studies Conference
On the 16-19 March the African Centre for Cities deployed its 16 strong...
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African Centre for Cities hosts Prof Gillian Rose
The African Centre for Cities was pleased to host the eminent scholar of...
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Urban retrofitting
Urban Retrofitting - what's the story behind? Urban retrofitting is the...
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mistra urban futures poetry
Just Urban Research? How do you communicate about complex urban issues?...
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A new local interaction platform
Skåne - the Fifth Local Interaction Platform A new Local Interaction...
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Mistra Urban Futures Cape Town visit
The CTLip was exhilirated to welcome visitors David Simon, Mikael Cullberg...
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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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Demokrati. dialog och medskapande
Demokrati, dialog och medskapande Projekt KAIROS - Mistra Urban Futures...
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World class city making in Luanda
World class city making in Luanda
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New Board for Mistra Urban Futures
New Board Members for Mistra Urban Futures Mistra Urban Futures Board of...
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City Support Programme
City Support Programme On 4 February 2016 the African Centre for Cities...
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COP21 Final Agreement
Mistra Urban Futures welcomes COP21 Agreement The final agreement text from...
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COP21 comments
COP21 Agreement Welcomes Participation of Cities and Regions The most...
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Stationsmiljöernas betydelse uppmärksammas
Ett team från Yellow Design Foundation har undersökt betydelsen av...
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Tre nya KAIROS rapporter
Tre nya rapporter från KAIROS KAIROS är ett transdisciplinärt...
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KLIP Days in Kisumu
KLIP Days in Kisumu The annual KLIP Days organised by Mistra Urban Futures...
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Agroforestry-kongress i Göteborg
Agroforestry Congress in Gothenburg Agroforestry kan vara en viktig del av...
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World Cities Day 31 Oct
Today we celebrate World Habitat Day
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80 million SEK to Mistra Urban Futures
80 Million SEK to Mistra Urban Futures The board of Mistra, the Swedish...
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Good Practice in RRI Tools
Mistra Urban Futures one of 31 European "Good Practice" examples
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Future Happiness Challenge
Ett spel om lycka och klimatpåverkan
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State Society Synergies in Philippi
New book telling the story of Philippi and three years of delibarations for...
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Policy recommendations from Mistra Urban Futures
Understanding climate adaptation and transformation challenges in African...
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Lessons learnt
Lessons learnt from three years embedded researchers project The Mistra...
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Easier said than done
New article on innovations and urban development
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Cape Town Feedback Urban SDG Study
Cape Town Input Informs UN Urban Sustainable Development Goal Pictures:...
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An urban sustainability roadmap
An urban sustainability roadmap with distances Among the new Sustainable...
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City Officials Programme Round 1 completed
City Officials Exchange Programme Round 1 completed Round 1 of the CTLIP’s...
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Stealing good ideas
from left to right: Jordi Tolrà i Mabilon, Barcelona, Mokena Makeka,...
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Measuring Urban Sustainability
Measuring urban sustainability In early June, Mistra Urban Futures provided...
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Skala ner i Älvstaden
Ny rapport föreslår satsningar på småskaliga inslag i det stora.
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Närproducerat, ekologiskt och lönsamt
Andelsjordbruk och utbildning kan skapa lönsamhet för närproducerad och...
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Dela är det nya äga - ny film om hållbar konsumtion
Delandet växer snabbt i Europa, USA och andra delar av världen och börjar...
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Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen
Mistra Urban Futures in Almedalen The single most important political event...
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No messing in Bonteheuwel
Article about social capital and partnership building in sustainable...
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Launch of City Officials Exchange Programme Round 3
City/university collaboration to co-produce climate change book
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New article about strategizing sustainability
By Sara Brorström in Cities about River City, Gothenburg
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Making Contact: arts and sustainability
Arts and culture have crucial roles to play in sustainable development
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Innovationslabbet för ‪‎hållbar ‪‎stadsutveckling har startat! ‬‬
75 kreativa personer samverkar i vår kring utmaningar i Älvstaden.
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Gothenburg's Climate programme recognized by the World Bank
Interview with Anna Wenstedt, City of Gothenburg
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Ny metod ska hjälpa kommunerna satsa på rätt miljöåtgärder
Sammankoppling av olika konsumtionsflöden med livscykelberäkningar
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Mid-term review
Five years with Mistra Urban Futures
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Ilmar Reepalu chairs the review panel
Evalution takes place spring 2015
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Making a difference
Independent outcome studies have been carried out at all four Platforms.
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New book Co-producing knowledge for sustainable cities
Interview with Editor Merritt Polk and researcher Warren Smit
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Testing the UN’s Urban Sustainable Development Goal
Interview with Professor David Simon, Director Mistra Urban Futures
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Stories
All 15 stories can now be found on the website
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The first Swedish NaNet meeting
On the birth pangs of new urban governance
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Miljövänligare mat och fler stadsnära jobb med Grön Produktion
Johanna Andersson om att skapa förutsättningar för stadsnära matproduktion
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Future Earth and Future Urban Europe
Mikael Cullberg, Director of the Gothenburg Platform, to attend workshop in...
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6 million SEK to Sustainable Lifestyles
Researchers from the project WISE, Well-being in Sustainable cities,...
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Innovativt labb gör Göteborg mer hållbart
125 personer har under hösten deltagit i arbetet att utveckla staden
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City officials exchange showing results
Final workshop held
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Influencing Horizon 2020
New Platform - Built Environment Sweden Platform
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Green production contributes to new training opportunities
Foodmaker GBG training course has started
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Climate change - a-tug-of war
Cape Town researcher Anna Taylor about using games when dicussing climate...
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Pressinbjudan: Konstutställning om drömstaden startskottet för EU-projekt om sociala innovationer
Lansering den 24-25 november i Bryssel.
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New EU project aims to promote social innovations
Karl Palmås about the launching event in Brussels
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How should Sweden move forward with urban development?
Conference where the Minister for Housing and Urban Development...
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2nd International UGEC Conference
Urban transitions & transformations: science, synthesis and policy
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A City desired through the lens of Capetonians
Exhibition by partner African Centre for Cities
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Cooperation and knowledge exchange in Kisumu
Aim of this year’s KLIP days
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New Urban Futures Research Network
Find and connect with other researchers
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GR bidrar till ny kunskap om hållbar stadsutveckling
Hur GR en av parterna i Göteborgskonsoritet, arbetar med inom ramen för...
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Politisk delaktighet och rätten till staden
Rapport från en Workshop med Dimitrios Roussopolos, Montreal Urban Ecology...
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Fortsättning på Dela[d] Stad
Medel för att sprida kunskap och erfarenheter
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Andelsjordbruk och klimatomställning på Framtidsveckan
Mistra Urban Futures deltar på Göteborgs första Framtidsvecka
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Sea-level rise and integrated coastal zone management.
Visit from senior IDRC officials
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Intresset stort för höstens innovationslabb inom hållbar stadsutveckling
123 personer i ett 100-tal företag/organisationer anmälda
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Nominated for Eco-Logic Award
City of Cape Town´s Credible Carbon initiative
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Universities, Cities and Transformation Workshop
Speakers and participants from across Europe
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Mistra Urban Futures in Stockholm
Feasibility study during the fall
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UrbanSDG Campaign Statement
On September 22 in New York, at a meeting convened by the Sustainable...
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New project about food austerity
The project will run from October 2014 to March 2015
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Strong presence at co-production conference in London
Cape Town and Greater Manchester Platform raised the profile
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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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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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The River City vision will now be realized!
New project in Gothenburg will follow the implementation process
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Startmöte i det svenska SEiSMiC-nätverket
Värdar var IQ Samhällsbyggnad och Mistra Urban Futures
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Influencing the Sustainable Development Goals
High level meeting in London hosted by David Simon
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Professor David Simon new Director
He will start on September 15th.
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Drawing a Line in the Sand
Article on the City of Cape Town’s process of establishing a coastal set...
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Nyskapande klimatrapport räknar in varorna från Kina och flygresorna
I den internationella klimatstatistiken för olika länder räknar man inte in...
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Launch of the Economic Areas Management Programme (‘ECAMP’), Cape Town
Read about Rob McGaffin´s work with the programme
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Strengthening Climate Resilience in African cities
A report outlining a framework for Working with Informality
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Africa's great urban migration
Professor Edgar Pieterse, ACC, about Urbanization
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Derk Loorbach about Sustainability Transitions
Speaker at a Mistra Urban Futures seminar
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Demokratitorg
Vad händer med medskapandet när ungdomar och politiker möts?
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Segregation
New report about its expansion, causes and consequences
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Innovation lab for sustainable cities
An innovation lab will open its doors this fall in Gothenburg
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Kunskapsutbyte med fokus på stadsutveckling
Malmö, Borås, Lund, Göteborg pratar innovationsplattformar
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Want to be our future leader?
Open position, Director Mistra Urban Futures
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Southern Africa City Studies Conference
Cape Town platform participated
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Co-producing knowledge for tricky transitions
Urban experimentation and innovation in Cape Town
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Congratulations Cape Town
Winner of this year’s Earth Hour City Challenge
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New members of the Board
Katarina Pelin, Thomas Elmqvist, Karl-Gunnar Olsson and Roberto Sanchez...
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Sweden invests in Sustainable Consumption
Kick off for UN:s 10 Year Framework Programmes on Sustainable Consumption...
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Africa´s Urban Revolution
Africa is no longer a continent of villages
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Housing Competition at World Urban Forum 7
Winners to be announced on April 7th
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Trading places
Accessing Land in African Cities
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Film SP:s syn på hållbara städer
Staden som ett system
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Network of African Urban Researchers
Networking meeting 18-19th February in Nairobi, Kenya
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Access to the city through culture and technology
“Funktek – co-creative museum development” has been granted 2.78 million...
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Can a market develop a city?
An interview with two PhD students from Kisumu, Kenya
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Makt och Dialog i rättvisa och socialt hållbara svenska städer
Ett nytt kunskapsunderlag har tagits fram inom projekt KAIROS
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Urban Informality and Migrant Entrepreneurship
In Southern African Cities
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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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New Chair of the Board
We are happy to announce the new Chair of the Board Thomas Rosswall.
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The Mistra Urban Futures’ organisation 2014
A different way of working and change in personnel at Mistra Urban Futures
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Welcome to our new office
In the beginning of January we opened the doors to our brand new office in...
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Changes in management at Mistra Urban Futures
Organisational message
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Continued funding from Sida
Extended funding until end of 2015
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Att nå politiker - oppositionen på besök
Segregation, dialog, blandstad och affärsdriven hållbar stadsutveckling
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Communicating Cities workshop
Two-day workshop in Cape Town about UrbanAfrica.net
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Svenskars livskvalitet blir inte sämre av en klimatomställning
En helt obefogad farhåga.
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Saving more and using the minimum
Jaime Lerner, former mayor of Curitiba in Brazil visits
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How do you govern sustainability?
Rethinking Greater Manchester
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Co-producing sustainable urban development
Bringing community groups into the discussion
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How to preserve and expand a flea markets values?
New project Kommersen 2.0 - A cultural impact assessment
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Cape Town celebrates World Town Planning Day
Planning, the critical link in the development process
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Urban Futures Festival in Kisumu
The second annual Kisumu Local Interaction Platform (KLIP) event
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New solutions in sustainable urban development made visible
An innovation platform in Gothenburg
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China-European cooperation on urbanization
China and Europe’s urbanization are at different phases, each with their...
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Welcome 8 new City Officials
Launch of the Second City Official Exchange Programme in Cape Town
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100 000 SEK to develop Urbania
The PhD project Comparing planning systems has been granted 100 000 SEK...
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Intressant för politiken
Klimatomställning och den sociala hållbarheten i Göteborg
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International Green Campus Alliance
Inaugural meeting today in Chongqing, China.
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Upgrading of Informal Settlements in South Africa
A Partnership-Based Approach
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How urban space can contribute to less segregation
From research to concrete methods for urban planning
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Keynote at Shanghai Sustainable Urban Development Forum
Lars Reuterswärd, Director at Mistra Urban Futures is holding a keynote...
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How to reach the 2°C target
New report about climate change
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Making market places in Kisumu more effective
Markets have always been important for Kisumu due to its strategic location...
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Round 2 of Cape Town Officials Exchange Programme
Eight candidates have been selected
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Contested urban ecologies in Cape Town
Civic network study update
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Urban Revitalization of Mass Housing
Join UN-Habitats international competition
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From weed to product
Training program in Kisumu
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Platform – It is time to share
Platform is a new online news source and information portal for sharing...
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Almedalen: Ta med de boende i dialogen
Varför kan vissa bostadsbolag göra så mycket medan andra bolag inte gör...
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Almedalen: Svenskt skyfall vad som krävs för ökat engagemang?
Om att rusta våra städer för klimatförändingar
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Är nya affärsmodeller bostadsbolagens lösning?
Pressmeddelande Almedalen 3 juli 2013
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Städer behöver rustas för att klara klimatförändringarna
Pressmeddelande: Almedalen 3 juli 2013
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Miljonprogrammet – vems ansvar är det?
Renovering och energieffektivisering av miljonprogrammet är en av de...
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Consortium established for the Kisumu platform
A legal unit has been established for Kisumu Local Interaction Platform in...
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Nya medel från Formas
Att utforska vägar mot en koldioxidsnål framtid
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Våga se sanningen – det kostar att klimatanpassa
Det kostar 100 till 300 miljoner kronor per år att rusta svenska städer...
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Sweden's biggest democratic forum
During the first week of July 20 000 people will meet to discuss societal...
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City Official Exchange Programme: End of Writing Celebration
On Thursday 20 June six city officials presented their work
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From vision to everyday life
From vision to everyday life When implementing a vision there are many...
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Följeforskning av innovationsplattformar
Continuous Evaluation of Innovation Platforms (This news item is only...
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Webinar Presentation of Cost-Benefit Analysis
Anton Cartwright, working for Mistra Urban Futures in Cape Town, presented...
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Göteborgsinitiativ för innovativ stadsutveckling
Vinnova har anslagit 8,5 mkr för utveckling av en innovationsplattform i...
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International collaboration to understand climate change risks and responses in African cities
International collaboration to understand climate change risks and...
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Göteborgsplattformen samlades för en Urban Tätatät
The Gothenburg platform gathered At the end of May people working at the...
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Joint Knowledge Production for Urban Change
New manual based on experience from the five pilot projects in Gothenburg
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Leading Settlements Expert Joins Mistra Urban Futures
Mohamed El Sioufi will support the international research school...
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Discussing Smart Cities and Sustainable Urban Planning
On May 31st Lars Reuterswärd will attend the Sino-Swedish SymbioCity...
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Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
Jessica Algehed Deputy Director of Mistra Urban Futures
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Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet Det lilla fiskesamhället Dunga...
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Vattenhyacinter - från hot till möjlighet
Vattenhyacinter – från hot till möjlighet Det lilla fiskesamhället Dunga...
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Hur främjar vi hållbar stadsutveckling?
Rapport Främjande av hållbar stadsutveckling.
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Africa Urban Infrastructure Summit
Urbanisation - opportunities for growth and innovation
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Är demokrati tillräckligt?
Dialogue, citizen participation and empowerment are all buzz words nowadays...
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Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg
Nytt systeravtal mellan Shanghai och Göteborg I mitten av april besökte en...
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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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How is the city and space connected?
Space research can provide the poor in developing countries a better life
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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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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...
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Kulturell förtätning kan bidra till ett hållbarare Göteborg
Nya vägar att nå visionen om en hållbar stad
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Hur kommer Frihamnen och Ringön se ut 2021?
Förslag presenterades på fullsatt Urban Lunch-time
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Bjud in fler att delta i planeringen
Närmare 100 planerare, politiker, forskare och dialogarrangörer deltog i...
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Listen to the citizens stories!
They are experts andthey see the big picture
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International meeting in Cape Town
In the middle of March, the yearly interbational meeting where held in Cape...
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Cape Town Platform members attend Green Economy Reference Group meeting
Business, civil society and academic thinkers were invited
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Test of web based dialogue tool
Good response when the Swedish Transport Administration tests web based...
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Reduce 50 until 2050
Do you want a new perspective on how to improve the energy efficiency of...
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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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Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande
Stationssamhällenas roll är avgörande På Kunskapsseminariet ”Det urbana...
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Simulation shows how the air is affected by dense cities
New collaboration betweeen IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and...
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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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Test av webbaserat dialogverktyg
Testas nu live för första gången i samband med Trafikverkets projekt...
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Climate Change Think Tank
Beyond diagnosis, climate change as a leadership challenge
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Valuation of climate-friendly buildings
Property owners in Sweden who want to invest in climate-friendly buildings...
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Bondo University College has become a fully-fledged University
Award of Charter by the President of Kenya, His Excellency, Hon. Mwai...
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Världsnaturfonden WWF uppmärksammar pilotprojektet Den lärande staden
Ett av 10 exempel på hur universitet arbetar transdisciplinärt
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Lars Reuterswärd om städers utmaningar idag och i framtiden
Global urbanisering ger många människor hopp
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Heading for a greener region
Mistra Urban Futures - a good example
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Kick-off for the project Green production
At the conference Urban Agriculture Summit
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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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Intresseanmälan för forskningsuppdrag
På uppdrag av Boverket och det nationella initiativet Urbant...
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Successful kick-off in Kisumu
Platform in Kisumu officially launched at the end of November.
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8.6 million SEK from the Swedish Research Council Formas
To the new project Valuation of ecosystem services provided by urban...
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Joyful opening ceremony
Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
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The first Green Campus Evaluation Standard in China approved
Prof. WU Siegfried Zhiqiang is the chief author of the Standard
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City Officials Exchange Programme launched
City Officials Exchange Programme launched The Knowledge Transfer Programme...
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Joyful opening ceremony
Mistra Urban Futures officially on track in Kisumu
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The future of Greater Manchester
Sustainable stories exhibition
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Visions must become reality!
Conference Arena Sustainable City
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Det handlar om att vilja
Det handlar om att vilja Konferensen Arena Hållbar Stad öppnade den 6...
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Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad 6 – 8 november 2012
På bara fyra årtionden kommer antalet människor som bor i städer att öka...
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Pressinformation: Arena hållbar stad – nedslag i faktisk miljö
Satsningarnas betydelse för utvecklingen av hållbara städer.
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Sustainable Stories exhibition 3-6 November
CUBE Gallery, Manchester
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Fullsatt på Arena hållbar stad
Mer än 430 deltagare har anmält sig.
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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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World Urban Forum
Strong Mistra Urban Futures participation
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Mistra Urban Futures participates at World Urban Forum 6 in Naples, Italy
Organized by UN-Habitat
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Mistra Urban Futures attended Rio+20
Lecture in Swedish pavillion
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Welcome to the 56th IFHP World Congress Gothenburg 2012
Mistra Urban Futures one of the partners
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Stockholm+40
Hosted roundtable discussion
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Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling
Pressmeddelande: Ipad-spel ger insikter om hållbar stadsutveckling Hur...
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Why participation?
Professor Nabeel Hamdi, professor emeritus of Housing and Urban Development...
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Sheffield-Manchester Platform welcomes new Research Fellows
Nick Taylor Buck and Sophie King will coordinate the Realising Just Cities...
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