Urban-Rural Assembly (URA)
The Sino-German project “Urban-Rural Assembly (URA)” takes the urbanising region of Huangyan-Taizhou in Zhejiang Province in China as a unique research and development environment aiming to 1) build an inter-disciplinary and multi-scalar understanding of trans-local interdependencies and metabolism at the urban-rural interface; 2) develop and implement community-driven pilot interventions enhancing resource efficiency and reinforcing regional circular economies; and 3) develop and demonstrate new multi-level, multi-actor governance tools that enable local municipalities to manage urban-rural linkages towards a progressive urban-regional model that builds on socio-ecologically inclusive and cooperative development approaches.
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Open Job Positions
The Habitat Unit, Department for International Urbanism and Design at TU Berlin is currently offering two research positions (60%) in the framework of Urban-Rural Assembly's forthcoming R&D phase (2020-2024).
Looking for Student Assistant
We are looking for a new Student Assistant to support our research team in the framework of URA's main project phase (12/2020-11/2024)