Informal Urbanism: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity. Research and Practice symposium

9 November 2017, 9am - 5:30pm
UNSW, Ainsworth Building (J17), Level 5, Engineering Design Studio, Kensington, UNSW, 2052

Informal Urbanism: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity. Research and Practice symposium

Event details

When:
9 November 2017, 9am - 5:30pm
Where:
UNSW, Ainsworth Building (J17), Level 5, Engineering Design Studio, Kensington, UNSW, 2052
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Event type:
Forum
Event open to:
Everyone
Seats available:
80
Cost:
Free
Booking is necessary
Inquiries:
laura.bruce@Unsw.edu.au
 
A one-day symposium bringing together researchers and practitioners working in disaster risk reduction, urban poverty alleviation, humanitarian action and development. The world is changing. The number and severity of naturally-triggered disasters are increasing. Cities are growing by over one million people per week. This symposium asks, what are the best approaches to tackling these challenges?