Integrated Urban-Rural Planning and Governance: A Global Perspective
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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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 starting December 1, 2020.
Exchange on Green Infrastructure Planning at Turenscape Landscape Architecture Office, Beijing
Meeting with the Turenscape Landscape Architecture team in Beijing for an exchange on their award-winning projects in the Taizhou region