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Four new articles exploring socio-spatial practices and transformations in the Global South

  • December 10, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Lorena Melgaço, postdoctoral fellow at the IUR, has explored issues of peripherality in the UK and Brazil, place-making in the Global South, and everyday life and urban planning in South Africa.

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Guest professor Robert Saunders explores what The Bridge says about Malmö

  • December 6, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

The IUR Visiting Scholar has been interviewed by Swedish Radio and Sydsvenskan.

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The IUR’s artist-in-residence program generates buzz

  • December 3, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

We continue with this exciting scheme next year. There are currently two positions available – the deadline to send your application is next week (11 December).

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Master in Nordic Urban Planning mentioned in BBC article

  • November 26, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers, the two-year master is the first of its kind in Europe.

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Lecture with Carolina Hicks

  • November 25, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Praxis is the Doing was the title of the experimental lecture given by the IUR’s artist-in-residence Carolina Hicks.

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Grants from FORMAS for research on smart cities, housing inequalities, and spatial justice

IUR researchers have received funding worth more than 12 million SEK.

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Climate mitigation and adaptation efforts discussed in workshop

  • November 14, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

The workshop “The Practice and Politics of Urban Climate Mitigation and Adaptation Efforts at the Margins” was supported by the IUR and FORMAS, and organized in collaboration with the Nordic Africa Institute and the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST).

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Grant awarded to study everyday racism and its relationship to consumption

  • November 6, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Carina Listerborn, Paula Mulinari and Johanna Sixtensson have received a grant from the Swedish Research Council.

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Two fully-funded guest researcher positions

  • November 4, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

The IUR is currently looking for 2 visiting urban researchers for a 1-month research stay at Malmö University during 2020. The deadline is 13 December 2019.

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Two fully-funded one-month art residencies

  • November 4, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

The IUR invites artists for a 1-month research-driven residency at Malmö University during 2020. The deadline is 11 December 2019.

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