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Oct
15

Philipp Rode to speak on security, migration and development

Philipp Rode, Executive Director of LSE Cities and Urban Age will speak at Global Cities: New Powers in Security, Migration and Development on 17 October 2018. As cities and mayors become responsible for policy areas traditionally considered the remit of national authorities, speakers will analyse local leadership in international security and migration, highlighting its implications for London and other global hubs.
Oct
15

Peruvian School wins Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize

Architecture studio Barclay & Crousse has won the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize for Emerging Architecture 2018 for Edificio E, a concrete university built in northern Peru. Ricky Burdett, Director of LSE Cities and Jury Chair of the prize praised the concrete school’s “unexpected complexity, intensity and richness”.