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Lessons for Fort McMurray's long road ahead to rebuilding – Cassidy Johnson on CBC Radio One

Lessons for Fort McMurray's long road ahead to rebuilding – Cassidy Johnson on CBC Radio One

Throughout May 2016 massive wildfires have been sweeping through western Canada leaving behind a trail of devastation. Beginning just outside the municipality of Fort McMurray in Alberta, the fires have spread through the ...

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Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre - Call for website development

Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre - Call for website development

The Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre (SLURC) is seeking an experienced web developer with a demonstrable track record to develop its information hub and resources centre.

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Pioneer Peripheries: Temporary uses as dispositives
for listening, triggering and supporting urban transformations 

Pioneer Peripheries: Temporary uses as dispositives for listening, triggering and supporting urban transformations 

On Thursday 12 May Camillo Boano, MSc BUDD Director and Co-director of the UCL Urban Laboratory, spoke at an event in Rome organised by the association Temporiuso and the Italian Ministry of Culture ...

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Interns and Volunteers at the ESD field trip 2016

Interns and Volunteers at the ESD field trip 2016

An integral part of the Masters in Environment and Sustainable Development at the Development Planning Unit is a practice fieldwork abroad. For some years the programme has been visiting Lima and adding to ...

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The social impact of urban infrastructure investments - Julio Davila at annual conference in Barranquilla

The social impact of urban infrastructure investments - Julio Davila at annual conference in Barranquilla

On 14 April DPU Director Julio D Davila was a keynote speaker at an annual conference to promote the city of Barranquilla, Colombia's fourth largest city, mainly to outside investors. Julio spoke ...

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DPU involvement at London Citizens Mayoral Election Assembly

DPU involvement at London Citizens Mayoral Election Assembly

Last Thursday, more than 6,000 Londoners came together in the Copper Box Arena to asked for commitments from the two front running mayor candidates to some of the city’s key issues ...