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
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
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
The Ronald van Kempen Urban Geography Fund was announced and signed yesterday at Utrecht University. The new grant is in memory of Ronald van Kempen and his work for the university as a teacher, professor,
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
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
Jakob Hjuler Tamsmark of The Partnership Unit, Muncipality of Copenhagen spoke about the importance of diversity.
The Selby Trust’s Sona Mahtani talks about diversity.
Majid El Jarroudi of the Agency for Entrepreneurial Diversity spoke to us about in Paris.
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
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
The Vice-mayor municipality of Athens, Migration Issues Lefteris Papagiannakis spoke to us about diversity in the city.
Marco Buemi of Diversita Lavoro speaks to us about diversity in Milan.
DIVERCITIES researchers Rikke Skovgaard Nielsen and Vigdis Blach recently went to Christianshavns High School to participate in their Researcher Internship Initiative. Rikke outlined her academic career and presented her current research to students interested in
Kelly Grossthal of the Estonian Human Rights Centre talks about the changes in Tallinn.
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