The Urban Age Scholarship for the LSE Executive MSc in Cities is made possible through the Urban Age Programme.Urban Age Shaping Cities is jointly organised by LSE Cities at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Deutsche Bank’s Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft and co-hosted by La Biennale di Venezia and the United Nations’ Habitat lll.May5In this lecture renowned British Architect David Chipperfield will discuss the current state of planning in London and the importance of finding a balance between development and conservation.
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.
Mar15Paris’ Deputy Mayor for Environment, Célia Blauel reflects on how hosting the world’s largest climate event helped accelerate the transition to a greener city.This special project organised by LSE Cities in collaboration with La Biennale de Venezia and the United Nations’ Habitat lll will be open to the public from May 28th.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.
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- 14 Apr 2016 | LSE Cities launches Urban Age Scholarship for Executive MSc in Cities
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- 12 Apr 2016 | Philipp Rode speaks on New Urban Mobility
- 11 Apr 2016 | LSE Cities supports international cities-focused climate report
- 8 Apr 2016 | Adam Kaasa delivers paper in Pasadena
- 7 Apr 2016 | Ricky Burdett delivers keynote at LafargeHolcimForum
- 6 Apr 2016 | Philipp Rode delivers keynote at EuroCities
- 6 Apr 2016 | Suzanne Hall delivers migration paper in New York
- 5 Apr 2016 | Suzanne Hall delivers keynote at Yale