All Articles about Urbanism
Detroit Grant Reflection: A Pocket Park in Dexter-Lintwood
A reflection by Asma Baban on her Detroit Grant project, a pocket park in the Dexter-Linwood neighborhood of Detroit
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Noufel Bouzenboudja is a writer and artist from North Africa who mixes art with active citizenship projects. Noufel’s project will be the creation and implementation of an online platform called #PremiereLigne to disseminate stories of Paris banlieue residents.
H.A.R.T.A (Housing Affordability in Real Terms Act)
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Nikos Vrantsis is currently an Assistant Researcher of Social Sustainability of Alternative Housing Models at the Institute of Urban Research in Uppsala. This project focuses on the mapping and identification of housing potential in rural areas, with a particular focus on inactive housing stock and abandoned resources.
Stories of Womanhood
Stories of Womanhood, an initiative by Senior Fellows Sharona Badloe and Sophia Blijden, aims to show the power of a personal story. After the first edition of Stories of Womanhood in Amsterdam, it evolved into a complete series that connects and empowers women in finding their own voice.
Spanish-language Campaign for California's Propositions 10 and C
Making information about affordable housing state propositions accessible to Hispanophone SF-based voters
BOLD Action: GRAD - Green Roof Action Development
Coming Soon: Establishment of a representative Green Tram Stop in the area of Centar Sarajevo Municipality in 2020
The Living Around the Dead: Re-Making Mount Moriah Visible/Audible
The Living Around the Dead is an oral history project about Mount Moriah, a cemetery in Philadelphia that has been abandoned since 2011.
Changing the Conversation: Transit Justice in Detroit's Suburbs
Creating a regional transit network in metro Detroit requires a fight against decades of suburban segregation and disjointed governance.
with WINGS and ROOTS
Juxtaposing two cities emblematic of global migration to North America and Europe, with WINGS and ROOTS is a transmedia documentary, web and education project that reframes migration from being a national “problem,” to a global reality.
MapMyDay - Athens
Senior Fellow Zaneta-Eleni Melissourgaki hosted a mapping event marking wheelchair-accessible places and raising awareness about accessibility and inclusion in the city centre of Athens.