Assets of urban diversity

The Assets of Urban Diversity

Our latest and final Policy Brief titled The Assets of Urban Diversity is now available. You can read the abstract and download the full document below or view all of our Policy Briefs on our

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

City Sleeps: Gentrification

Gideon Bolt had an early start as a guest on De Dagwacht (The Morning Watch) program on NPO Radio 1. Speaking on the topic of gentrification, Gideon spoke on the subject backgrounded by DIVERCITIES research.

Highlights Video

Our highlights video from the recent DIVERCITIES: Governing Urban Diversity Conference in Rotterdam is available to watch on our website and on our YouTube Channel. Produced by Hoyinck Photography, the short film captures the positive

Irena Guidikova’s Closing Address

Watch Irena Guidikova’s closing address: Urban policies for diversity advantage – the Intercultural City paradigm. Irena Guidikova is Head of Division, World Forum for Democracy, Intercultural Cities Program.

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
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Talking to NIFFO

One of our ideas for the Diversity Mini-Festival was to have booths for each initiatve so that conference visitors could drop by and get to know the work of each initiative informally. The image above

Ruth Fincher’s Keynote

Watch Ruth Fincher Keynote address: “Planning, diversity and equality”. Ruth Fincher is Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Melbourne.

Ümit Kiziltan’s Keynote

Ümit Kiziltan’s Keynote address: Diversity and Immigration: Projections, public anxiety, and choosing inclusion and hope over fear. Ümit Kiziltan is Director General, Research and Head of Evaluation, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

Wijkatelier op Zuid

Translating as Neighbourhood Workshop, Wijkatelier op Zuid is a place for residents and designers from Afrikaanderwijk to come together to share their knowledge of various textiles skills. The Wijkatelier op Zuid team put on a

H.E.L.D.E.R.H.E.I.D.

H.E.L.D.E.R.H.E.I.D. / B.R.I.G.H.T.N.E.S.S. are in the house. They were charged with kicking off precedings for the Diversity Mini-Festival, which they did with energy and zip using music. Those taking part were Joany Muskiet, Ayhan, Kevin,