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Nov
2

Programme and speaker annoucement for Addis Ababa Urban Age conference

Over 60 speakers from 26 cities in Africa, Asia, Europe, South and North America will gather in Addis Ababa , using Ethiopia’s urban transformation as a platform to debate one of the most pressing problems of the 21st century: how to develop urban futures in rapidly urbanising countries that are inclusive, productive and sustainable? The conference will raise questions about […]
Oct
31

Ricky Burdett interviewed by La Repubblica on new Shaping Cities book

La Repubblica, a major Italian daily newspaper, has interviewed Ricky Burdett , Director or LSE Cities and Urban Age, on the recently published Shaping Cities in an Urban Age .  Burdett gives an overview of how cities around the world are changing. The interview also includes a gallery of some of the images included in the book.