Diversity and social cohesion

Diversity and social cohesion: the case of Jane-Finch, a highly diverse lower-income Toronto neighbourhood is the title of Donya Ahmadi’s article published in the Urban Research & Practice journal. The abstract is below and the

Rikke with the Local Council of Bispebjerg

Rikke Skovgaard Nielsen continues the dissemination process, this time presenting knowledge from Copenhagen’s DIVERCITIES research to the Local Council of Bispebjerg and other interested actors. It was a public event organised by the council held

Museum of Praga Talk

The Warsaw team will speak next week at the Museum of Praga (in Polish) about the results of their research in the district of Praga. Ewa Olejniczak Korcelli and Filip Piotrowski, both from the Institute
Housing Day

Diversity and Deprivation

‘Diversity and Deprivation’ was the theme at this year’s edition of the annual ‘Housing Day’ organised by the Danish Building Research Institute in Copenhagen. More than 100 practitioners and researchers from all across Denmark attended
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New Policy Brief

Governing Urban Diversity: What can policymakers and civil society learn from DIVERCITIES? is the the title of our latest Policy Brief. It is available to download now. This policy brief concerning Governing Urban Diversity describes


Boligen is a Danish magazine for social housing professionals working in Denmark. The current issue includes a ten page feature on DIVERCITIES including a long interview with Rikke Skovgaard Nielsen and a shorter one with

A Big Danish Publication

The Copenhagen team has been at work over the autumn on a major DIVERCITIES publication in Danish. The book is aimed at policymakers and governance officials in municipalities as well as enterprises and organisations interested

Housing Research Seminar 2016

At the beginning of December the Danish Building Research Institute and DIVERCITIES invited all Danish housing researchers to the Housing Research Seminar. The overall theme was diversity in urban areas, in the suburbs and in
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