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    Beijing, Moscow, Washington – who has what to offer in Latin America?

    Left-leaning political forces look for a counterbalance to US hegemony, while right-wing governments are driven by economic interests as much as by...


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  • 28.09.2017

    Jakarta: an adventure in urban planning

    Jakarta (Indonesia) - A city that earned its nickname after a malodorous fruit, Jakarta may hold long-term lessons for the growing numbers of...


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    26.09.2017

    Access to the city in Latin America: Between market and social production

    In Latin America, the concept "right to the city" has been taken up by community and territorial organizations as the flag of their struggle for...


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16.10.2017

Is Geography Destiny? Mexico Faces the Renegotiation of NAFTA

What is at stake in the renegotiation of NAFTA? So far, the results of the treaty differ as much from free trade's most catastrophic visions as they do from its siren songs.


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25.09.2017

Yurts, condos and sewage: the particular challenges of urbanization in Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia) – City planner Sumkhuu Yadam on urban planning as a political activity in the Mongolian context, and the rights of the growing city population


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20.09.2017

Transforming cities for decent work

Seoul (R. Korea) – In the fight against socioeconomic injustice, cities have a decisive political responsibility and the Seoul Declaration on Decent Work City holds the answer how they can embrace it.


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16.10.2017

Beijing, Moscow, Washington – who has what to offer in Latin America?

Left-leaning political forces look for a counterbalance to US hegemony,...


more

16.10.2017

Is Geography Destiny? Mexico Faces the Renegotiation of NAFTA

What is at stake in the renegotiation of NAFTA? So far, the results of the...


more

26.09.2017

Access to the city in Latin America: Between market and social production

In Latin America, the concept "right to the city" has been taken up by...


more
29.09.2017

Integrated strategies for socially just neighbourhoods

Rising rents, long commutes, more pollution are among the negative...


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31.07.2017

Halting the spawn of foreign debt

Indebted countries that receive a debt relief continue to return to square...


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24.07.2017

Foreign debt in the G-20: Waiting for Godot

Quito (Ecuador) – In the Hanseatic city shaken by turmoil during the recent...


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29.09.2017

Street vendors in India: From invisibility to centre stage

Based on a case study by authors Arbind Singh and Sachin Kumar, this story...


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08.09.2017

Who owns the city?

The battle for progressive cities in Asia


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16.08.2017

Youth share reading picks and we stacked it for you

Timely and poignant non-fiction oldies, politically charged fiction and...


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