The PARCOUR Project to Feature in a Special Issue of European Planning Studies

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The Public Accountability to Residents in Contractual Urban Redevelopment (PARCOUR) project, a three-year collaborative project between the University of the West of England (USW), the University of Amsterdam and Universidade de São Paulo, has had its…

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Online Seminar: An Introduction to Creative Research Methods

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A forthcoming joint event on 17 April (10.00 – 12.00), organised by SHLC and SUEUAA, will explore creative research methods. Creative methods are those that go beyond the traditional methods of focus groups, surveys, and interviews.…

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Healthy Cities 2019: Urbanisation, Infrastructures and Everyday Life in East Asia

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The programme for the University of Manchester’s Healthy Cities 2019: Urbanisation, Infrastructures and Everyday Life in East Asia, between 1 and 3 May, is now available. The keynote speakers include Urban Transformations portfolio coordinator Professor Michael…

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Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences 2019: Pre-Call Announcement

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The partners for the Open Research Area (ORA) are pleased to announce their sixth joint call for proposals due to open Spring 2019. This notice is being issued now to allow interested researchers to begin discussions…

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ESRC-Alan Turing Institute Joint Fellowship in Urban Analytics

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The ESRC and Alan Turing Institute have just announced their third round of the Joint Fellowship Scheme, focused on two themes: urban analytics, and public policy and innovation. The closing date for applications is 6 June…

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Reimagining the Future for Older People Living in Greater Manchester

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The Experience of ‘Ageing in Place’ over Time: A Longitudinal Perspective, an ESRC-funded project imploring the perspectives of older residents of Greater Manchester on their communities, has recently published a video of their work, ‘Reimagining the…

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Security on the Move’s Upcoming Photo Exhibition of Somali IDP Camps

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Security on the Move: Everyday Security of IDPs in Rapidly Growing Somali Cities is now hosting an exhibition and panel discussion in London on 14 March 2019 at the Arch at the Africa Centre (66 Great…

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CURA’s Urban Methodologies Summer School

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The Centre for Urban Research on Austerity (CURA) Urban Methodologies Summer School is now open for applications. The Summer School will feature leading academics delivering sessions on novel and innovative approaches to cities and urban politics.…

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Two PhD Positions Available with the WASTE FEW ULL project

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The University of Coventry has recently announced two fully funded 3.5 year studentships, closely linked with the WASTE FEW ULL project. These are ‘System dynamics modelling of linked circular economies‘ and ‘Agent‐based modelling of linked circular…

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SHLC’s Capacity Development Acceleration Fund

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The GCRF Centre for Sustainable Cities and Neighbourhoods (SHLC) is pleased to launch a new fund to strengthen the capacity of early career researchers to understand and address global challenges in fast-growing cities in developing countries.…

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