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News, Design and Development, Programs, SDG and NUA in Buenos Aires
The World Health Organization (WHO) highlights an Observatory on Latin America (OLA) research study on Villa 20 and COVID-19
October 29, 2020
The case study emphasizes the benefits of efforts of the IVC together with local grassroots organizations which strengthened the capacity of the community to respond to the risks of COVID-19
Announcement, Community Participation, Covid19, Habitat III, Identity, Inequity, NUA, Public Management, Public Policy, Research, Urban Inequity, Urban Practice
News, Programs, Projects, SDG and NUA in Buenos Aires
New Ongoing Research Study "Villa 20 and COVID-19: The benefits of building social capital in the informal settlements of Buenos Aires"
October 23, 2020
The study will test the hypothesis that the social investment in a participatory process of slum upgrading proved to be an investment in building social capital in the slum that was essential in avoiding contagion from COVID-19 during the first several months.
Announcement, Community Participation, Covid19, Habitat III, Identity, Inequity, NUA, Public Management, Public Policy, Research, SDGs, Urban Inequity, Urban Practice
Cuba Program, News, Programs
October 20, 2020
The Havana Studio: Historic Preservation and Urban Strategy produces analytic and socially-sensitive heritage surveys in synchrony with several Cuban institutions
Education, Identity, Public Policy, Research, Urban Development, Urban Planning, Urban Practice
Programs, Articles, Conflicts in the digital space, News, Publications and Media
October 15, 2020
This article investigates the expression and representation of urban vulnerabilities in demands published in the digital public space, and gives an account of the scope and limitations found in the navigation of digital space.
Digital Space, Human Rights, Inequity, Land Policies, Public Policy, Research, Urban Inequity
Programs, 2084 Imagined Futures
October 14, 2020
MOFIS 2084 aims to build urban horizons with everyday visions. Fair and inclusive futures with joint responsibility for the production and exchange of good practices in the context of comprehensive knowledge among those of us who inhabit Latin America.
Future, Identity, Inequity, Research, Urban Development, Urban Planning, Urban Practice
Books, Conflicts in the digital space, Design and Development, News, Programs, Publications and Media
Emergent Territories: Urban Vulerability and Digital Space. Autonomous City of Buenos Aires (2016-2018)
October 10, 2020
This study identifies and analyses the demands arising from non-compliance with the economic, social, and cultural rights of Buenos Aires, as expressed by individuals or communities in a selection of platforms of the digital public space between 2016 and 2018
Human Rights, Identity, Inequity, Land Policies, NUA, Public Management, Public Policy, Research, SDGs, Urban Development, Urban Inequity, Urban Practice
LA on the Move, News, Programs
October 9, 2020
The free online course “State, Politics and Democracy in Latin America” Is an initiative aimed at militants and social activists, public officials, teachers, university students, researchers, trade unionists, leaders of political and non-governmental organizations, press workers and anyone interested in the challenges of democracy in America Latin America and the Caribbean. The course is organized […]
Education, Governance, Human Rights, Identity, Inequity, Online, Politics, Public Management, Public Policy
2084 Imagined Futures, Programs
August 31, 2020
Participating Institutions of the 2084 Imagined Futures from the South project
Calls, Community Participation, Future, Identity, Urban Development, Urban Planning, Urban Practice, Urbanism
Conflicts in the digital space, News, Programs
Data mining: Analysis of Extra-disciplinary Urban Anticipations in the City of Buenos Aires and it’s Metropolitan Area
August 22, 2020
This document is the final work of the "Especialización en Explotación de Datos y Descubrimiento de Conocimiento" of the Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences of the University of Buenos Aires, directed by Dr. Marcelo Soria, and was carried out by the author to comply with graduation requirements.
Housing Crisis, Housing Policy, Inequity, Land Policies, Public Policy, Research, Urban Development, Urban Inequity, Urban Planning, Urban Practice, Urbanism
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