The research group Urban Projects, Collective Spaces and local identities invites you to the webinar “Co-producing inclusive public spaces in barrios populares (sessions 1,2 and 4 to be held in Spanish and session 3 in English) which will take place on Oct. 19th, 20th, 26th, and 27th.

Sessie 1 en 2: 10h30 – 12h30 Ecuadorian time & 17h30 – 19h30 Brussels time
Sessie 3 en 4: 10h30-12h30 Ecuadorian time & 16h30 – 18h30 Brussels time

The event is part of the activities of the project SURLab (A VLIR-UOS South Initiative Project 2020-2022 that brings together academics, students, inhabitants, and local actors through a combination of seminars, workshops, and parallel academic courses, etc…).

This project by prof. Yves Schoonjans & drs. Xavier Mendez of the research group ‘Urban Projects, Collective Spaces & Local Identities’ & prof. Hans Leinfelder the research group ‘P.PUL’ is in full collaboration with the Institute for Research and Innovation in Habitat, Design and Construction (IHADIC, prof. Chunga & prof. Pozo), Universidad Católica Santiago de Guayaquil & the Sustainable Cities Research Group (LlactaLAB, prof. Hermida), Universidad de Cuenca, Ecuador. They will work together with inhabitants, local government, neighborhoods’ associations and NGO´s.

This is linked to the PhD project by Xavier Mendez, Transforming Collective Spaces: Insight on the relation between spatial interventions in collective spaces and social dynamics for resilience in informal settlements (KU Leuven)



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