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New report exposes the inequalities of the Swedish housing market

  • June 28, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Martin Grander has authored a new report “Allmännyttan och jämlikheten” (Public Housing and Equality) where he concludes a reform to the Swedish universal housing policy is needed.

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One-year Postdoc Position in Housing

  • June 23, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Join our research team on Housing within the project “Sharing Housing in Times of Housing Inequality.”

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IUR Researchers awarded funding to rediscover the connections between public health, epidemics and urban planning

  • June 23, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Congratulations to Slobodan Zdravkovic and six IUR-affiliated researchers who received funding from Malmö University’s special call for research on COVID-19.

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Debate piece: Stop evictions in Husby, Stockholm

  • June 23, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

The “Flagga gult” campaign which started in Husby, Stockholm last April in response to Covid-19 demands action.

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Two-year postdoc position in Urban Development

  • June 16, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Join our research team on Urban Development within the project “Revisiting Allmänningar and Stråk: Spatial Justice in the 21st century Urban-Rural Land Regime”

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Claiming the right to dignity: New organizations for housing justice in neoliberal Sweden

  • June 9, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Carina Listerborn, Irene Molina, and Åse Richard have published a new article in Radical Housing Journal.

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Commentary: Our cities only serve the wealthy. Coronavirus could change that

  • June 9, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

David Madden argues in The Guardian Covid-19 has shown urban spaces can be shaped differently.

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Three smart city research positions

  • June 9, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Come join our Smart City Research Team in the autumn! Last day to apply: 17 August 2020.

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Rooftop Talks: Carolina Hicks

  • May 20, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Meet Carolina Hicks, 2019 IUR Artist-in-Residence, who experiments with different media to force us to think about the relationship between global warming, class, racism, and privilege.

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Photo Diary: The Redevelopment of Norra Sorgenfri

  • May 15, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Six researchers from four disciplines at three universities study how social sustainability takes shape through the redevelopment of Norra Sorgenfri in Malmö. Take a look at this Photo Diary created by Erik Jönsson.

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