A taste of Grünau

Grünau is one of our case study areas in Leipzig. Researcher Katrin Großmann has shared with us a new video clip created by the Soziokulturellen Zentrums Die Villa. The cheerful film presents the many faces
Meaningful Encounters

Meaningful Encounters

Organised by DIVERCITIES researchers Tuna Tasan-Kok and Sara Ozogul, the Creating Meaningful Encounters in Cities of Diversity lab took place at Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam this week. The key question asked was how do

IDEM Rotterdam

We spoke to Mariska Jung and Gregor Walz of IDEM Rotterdam, an organisation devoted to ensuring that everyone – regardless of race, gender, sexuality – feels at home in their city. In what ways will

Diversity in Haringey

In London the delivery of the DIVERSE CITIES Educational Programme was supported by Dr Jamie Kesten and Dr Tatiana Moreira De Souza of University College London. The programme was conducted with a class of 27
Perspectives on Diversity

Perspectives on Diversity

At our recent Cross-Evaluation Conference in Antwerp we asked ten stakeholders to outline their thoughts on diversity in their cities. Nine of the ten interviews are now available to watch on our website or on
Copenhagen Policy Platform

Copenhagen Policy Platform Meeting

On Wednesday 5 October, the final Copenhagen Policy Platform Meeting took place at Tribeca NV, a local restaurant with modern styling in an old industrial building that placed the spotlight on the area’s development. As
summer school


The Challenge of Governing Urban Diversity was the topic for the DIVERCITIES PhD Summer School that took place in Vienna  3-9 July 2016. It was organised in Vienna by the Department of Sociology, University of

Meaningful Encounters & Diversity

Tuna Tasan-Kok and Sara Oezogul have been organising The City as a Lab #2: Creating Meaningful Encounters in Cities of Diversity to be held at Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam on 25 October 2016. In