The Resource Urbanisms project is co-funded by LSE Kuwait Programme aiming at examine at the examination of multiple aspects of how natural resources, urban form and infrastructure affect each other and potentially lead to the establishment of divergent forms of urbanism.Sep13Rohan Silva, the founder of London’s most forward-looking accelerators, Second Home, and architect of the city’s innovation policy addresses London's tech future.
LSE Cities is an international centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science that carries out research, education and outreach activities in London and abroad. Its mission is to study how people and cities interact in a rapidly urbanising world, focusing on how the design of cities impacts on society, culture and the environment. Through research, conferences, teaching and projects, the centre aims to shape new thinking and practice on how to make cities fairer and more sustainable for the next generation of urban dwellers, who will make up some 70 per cent of the global population by 2050.
This report includes extracts from selected publications and research outputs, an overview of all the public lectures and seminars we hosted, as well as information on our projects, staff, advisers, governing board members and students.The International Growth Centre’s Myanmar office has collaborated with LSE Cities on this first step towards developing a more in-depth research programme on urban development in Yangon.
- 6 Sep 2017 | Symposium on whether shared working spaces drive inequality in cities
- 4 Sep 2017 | Philipp Rode hosts exhibition at Seoul Biennale
- 4 Sep 2017 | LSE students to support Brent Council Growth Strategy
- 29 Aug 2017 | Ricky Burdett to deliver keynote to open Seoul Biennale
- 29 Aug 2017 | New paper on local government transparency and the web
- 21 Aug 2017 | Urban Age call for papers
- 1 Aug 2017 | New York Times interviews Ricky Burdett on Crossrail
- 28 Jul 2017 | The Guardian Book of the Day: Radical Technologies by Adam Greenfield
- 14 Jul 2017 | LSE Advancement highlights Bloomberg Philanthropies support for Executive MSc in Cities
- 13 Jul 2017 | Urban Governance Survey featured in recently published book