Project abstracts 2020

Marrakech: des réactions et des issues au contexte pandémique

Abdelaâli Benchekroun, Marrakesh, Morocco

Environmental justice and the origin of Chilean Revolt

Enrique Aliste, Universidad De Chile, Chile

Urbanization, Covid-19 and Collective Action Among the Urban Poor in India

Kala Seetharam Sridhar, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore, India

The urban-rural dichotomy in contemporary urbanization processes: emerging conflicts and collective action

Luca Garavaglia, University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy

After Covid, the cities

Marco Cremaschi, Urban School, SciencesPo, Paris, France

Cooperation or competition? China in Africa

Paola Pasquali, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris, France

“Collective action” in the cities of the world. A view from the Souths

Paolo Perulli, University of Piemonte Orientale and FEEM, Italy

Justice and environmental change in Buenos Aires. A case study of the environmental remediation of the Matanza-Riachuelo basin

Gabriela Merlinsky, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Informal Settlements: an old challenge requiring new answers

Margarita Greene, Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile Chile has a long trajectory of social housing policies. At the beginning of the 20th century, acknowledging governmental responsibility for housing, the country initiated the first institutions and public programmes to deal with increasing housing problems. Although the contributions –and errors– of Chile’s ...

Collective Actions in the Cities of the World: A Radical Perspective

Wing Shing Tang, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Summer’: A Spatial Story Approach

Wing Shing Tang, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

The eyes and ears of resistance: mobile ICT-afforded and crowdsourced reconnaissance in Hong Kong’s Anti-Extradition Law Amendment Bill Movement

Yeung Ha Chi, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

The Spatial Syntax of Urban Inequality: Daily Mobility and Mobility Capital in Urban

Daniela Villouta Gutiérrez Universidad de Concepción, Chile

Revisiting Blackness in the European South: A transnational view on Lisbon

Elena Taviani, Gran Sasso Science Institute, Aquila, Italy

The role of collective space in the construction of social cohesion. Case study: Greater Santiago

Emilio Berríos, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile

Collective action in the informal housing production. Recent land invasions in Buenos Aires peripherical areas

Francesca Ferlicca, IUAV-Venice Institute of Architecture, Italy

Feeding the cities and beyond: contemporary agrarian questions and rural-urban counteraction. An overview of the Italian case

Francesca Uleri, University of Bolzano, Italy

The urban heritage sites; Dynamics of locality, emergence of collectives, and identity politics

Hafsa Idrees, University of Passau, Germany

Resilience global models versus territories from the Souths

Juliette Marin, Universidad de Chile, Chile

Conservation of wetlands in the context of disputes over access to urban land. The case of the Matanza-Riachuelo basin (Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Pablo Daniel Pereira, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Space mobility in Lebanon. Possibilities of removing the obstacles to the use of public transport in Beirut

Rita Azaan, Université de Toulouse2 Jean Jaurès, France

Does Collective Action lead to Improved Service Delivery and Enhanced Tax Collection for Local Governments: Case of Bengaluru, India

Sukanya Bhaumik, Bangaluru Centre for Research in Urban Affairs, India

Impact of High-Density Urban Agglomerations & Slums on Pandemic Situation & Redevelopment Model for Pune City

Supriya Shinde, Anantrao Pawar College of Engineering & Research, Pune, India

Renewable Energy Use and Livelihoods in Informal Settlements in Accra

Tracy Sidney Commodore, University of Ghana, Ghana