Fellows Seminar on Sustainable Urbanisation kicks off at UGEC Conference


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Eighteen Fellows, three senior scientists, one big topic. The second World Social Science Fellows seminar on sustainable urbanization, Transformations to Sustainability in Urban Contexts, kicked off today in Taipei. In the coming week, the 21 scientists will work together to develop new, interdisciplinary perspectives on social transformations to sustainability in urban contexts.

This ISSC seminar is organized in collaboration with the Academia Sinica and National Taipei University, with support from the International Center of Excellence of the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk Program (IRDR ICoE), in partnership with the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) and the Urbanization and Global Environmental Change project.