Making Cities Work is a series of events, taking place in Brussels from 6-11 September 2019, aimed at contributing to new ways of thinking about the urban economy. Geert De Pauw, coordinator of CLTB, will be part of the afternoon session on Monday 9 september, On Making Places Work Better. Find all the info here.
How can alliances of policy makers, citizens, entrepreneurs and civil society organisations contribute to a more social and sustainable economy? How can we counter the socio-economic polarisation within European cities and regions and, as a matter of course, integrate climate protection measures and practices into economic practices? How can innovation be more inclusive?
Cosmopolis – Center of Urban Research, Building Brussels and Cities of Making present the Foundational Economy and a well-founded vision of what 21st century cities should be manufacturing within the socio-ecological transition of the urban economy.