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Claudia Fonseca Alfaro discusses development and globalization with high school students

The talk, at Öckerö Sailing High School, was organized by the teacher Anne-Li Olsen in preparation for the students’ upcoming travel on board T/S Gunilla.

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Peter Gladoic Håkansson and Helena Bohman in SVT News

  • January 15, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

The IUR researchers talk about growing inequalities between rural and urban areas in SVT, the Swedish national public broadcaster.

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Robert Hrelja and Lina Olsson awarded funding to promote Transit Oriented Development

  • January 15, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

The grant – 5 million SEK – has been awarded by Sweden’s National Center for Research and Education on Public Transport (K2).

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CfPs: Tales of a city

  • January 15, 2020
  • Claudia Fonseca

Tales of a City is a workshop that seeks to examine narrative formation around the city of Malmö and other cities in general. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 6th.

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Brown Bag Seminars – Spring 2020

  • December 18, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

We’ll have eleven exciting seminars during the spring semester (including some international guests). Everybody is welcome!

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Lina Olsson has published a report on land value financing in Sweden

  • December 12, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Published by The Swedish Knowledge Centre for Public Transport (K2), the report can be freely downloaded.

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Lecture at Panora attracts a large audience

  • December 11, 2019
  • Claudia Fonseca

Robert Saunders, Visiting Scholar at the IUR, held a lecture titled “Screening the Nordic City: The Politics of Place and Space in Contemporary Crime Series” at Panora.

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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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