Shaping current thinking and empowering future action in support of more equitable and liveable places
Working collaboratively with policymakers, practitioners, communities, artists and researchers from across the globe, the Cities, governance and sustainability research group addresses some of the major societal challenges of our time. From empowering local communities to create greener urban futures to challenging private sector actors to consider equity and liveability in their planning, our research shapes current thinking and future action at a range of scales.
Latest updates from Twitter
Excellent letter on the need to carefully interrogate urban and regional data. Well done @PhilLawton
Good letter here on the pitfalls of measuring urban density by @PhilLawton in today’s @IrishTimes
A different #LaFheilePadraig where most of my green today is in the urban canopy!!
Our @igc2024dub mascot and I were very warmly welcomed @unisevilla today and had a fantastic time at the honorary doctorate ceremony for Carmen Linares - world renowned flamenco singer. What an experience when she finished her acceptance response with a powerful song!
Gracias to Marco Garrida Cumbrero and colleagues at the @unisevilla for lovely warm welcome and their enthusiasm for @igc2024dub - such incredible hosts and looking forward to meeting many more Spanish colleagues soon at other events and introducing our conference mascot! 🇪🇸 🇮🇪 https://twitter.com/igc2024dub/status/1636035092832198659
We need a strong community growing law now!
If you agree, get in contact with your TD and Senators today!
Details of our submission are here: https://cgireland.org/community-gardens-irelands-submission-on-the-planning-development-bill/ https://twitter.com/rtenews/status/1632451579159760897
Just saw this Repair Clinic poster when I walked into campus this morning. Great work @TOG_Dublin @UCDinnovation @UCDGreenCampus #righttorepair
1st time #tutoring 1st #fieldtrip part of the #citiesinaglobalworld course, @UCD_Geography !
we explored part of #theliberties & #theoliverbondflats we discussed the #gentification pressures & the #regeneration of the flats.
Shout out to our prof.
we did it!