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Informed Decision Making

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Reporting from Habitat III, Quito On Wednesday 19th October 2016, I Am My City attended a side event on developing public policies based on evidence: Evidence-Based Policy Proposals for a Sound Urban Development in Latin America. Making informed… Continue reading

Poor cities: no inclusion, no integration

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Reporting from Habitat III, Quito Monday 17th -After a quick lunch in Quito, running to Room 3 for the CAF-Development Bank of Latin America Networking Event about pro-inclusion policies for Latin American Cities. Inclusion… Continue reading

People at the center of development

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For all around the globe more than 40.000 people from different backgrounds and continents are getting together with one common goal: to discuss the future of cities around the world, and the New Urban Agenda… Continue reading

What are the opportunities for bridging education, research, and practice for sustainable cities?

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Cities are taking more and more importance every day, as on one hand are the center of wealth and the place that brings the opportunity to improve the quality of life of millions,… Continue reading

Spazi Centrali – Conference presentations

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For the Spazi Centrali project, self-organized groups of the area of Greco in Milan have teamed up with I am my city, an international team of young urban professionals with diverse backgrounds, supported… Continue reading

Share a place and hang out together

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The processes to transform an underused public space into a lively one have to do with the role that a multiplicity of stakeholders play in the area. One of the most discussed urban… Continue reading

Spazi Centrali Workshop

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This year the Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS) is a leading a celebration dedicated to legendary urban activist Jane Jacobs on the 100th anniversary of her birth Celebrating the City: Jane Jacobs at… Continue reading

Public spaces in transition

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Milan, Italy, is currently a city recognized as a word capital in luxury, fashion and design. However, this was not always the case as during the twentieth century the character of Milan was… Continue reading

Spazi Centrali – Milano

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In 2015, eager for the outcomes of knowledge exchange between Italy and The Netherlands, Associazione 4Tunnel and I am my city joined forces inspired by the case of Zona 2 – Milan, the railway… Continue reading

From student assignment to long term project

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The International Alumni online platform Makingcitieswork.nl, invite I am My City team to tell our story and describe how we evolved from a student assignment to a long term project, based on our understanding of… Continue reading