Università degli Studi di Ferrara

UNESCO Chair in Urban and Regional Planning for Sustainable Local Development

Ferrara
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    UNESCO Chair in Urban and Regional Planning for Sustainable Local Development  Established in 2008 at the University of Ferrara (Italy).   Fields/Disciplines Urbanism; regional planning for sustainable local development.   Objectives The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the fields of urban and regional planning for sustainable local development. It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Italy and elsewhere in Europe, Latin America, Asia and in other regions of the world. Particular attention will be given to promoting and supporting research and education programs in the field of conservation of a network of Latin American universities, to promote joint South-South research and training projects, and to explore theoretical and methodological aspects of post-western/non-western approaches to sustainable development.   Host Institution Università degli Studi di Ferrara (Italy) UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network: Culture.   Contact  Professor Paolo Ceccarelli, Chairholder Università di Ferrara Via Ghiara 32 44122 Ferrara, Italy tel. ++ 39-0532- mobile++39 348 3340660 e-mail address:...