Archives for 2022

Cities, urban life and music: “An URBACT-inspired playlist ’bout the cities”

In the run-up to #URBACTfest, sit back and enjoy this musical tour of urban Europe, from Daniele Terzariol, URBACT ad-hoc expert and Deputy Mayor of San Donà di Piave (IT).   The cities URBACT supports are complex realities and a source of design inspiration. They’re also often the starting point or the landing place for […]

By URBACT, on June 13th, 2022 at 14:31

Large Housing Estates in post-socialist cities: challenges and perspectives

Cities across Europe are looking for solutions to develop fairer housing models. In 2020, URBACT and Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) developed a common ‘Right2Housing’ platform to exchange ‘housing as a right’ practices among cities. Although the debate on affordable housing in Europe has recently sent out important messages for policy-makers, the housing context of the […]

By URBACT, on April 11th, 2022 at 12:13