LUCSUS seminar Urban Environmental Justice

Organizer LUCSUS
Location Wrangel Building, Room 117 LUCSUS. Biskopsgatan 5, 223 62 Lund , Lund
LUCSUS seminar Urban Environmental Justice

LUCSUS Seminar on Urban Environmental Justice


May 25, 2018. Kl. 10.00-12.00

Venue: Wrangel Building, LUCSUS.

 Biskopsgatan 5, 223 62 Lund


This seminar discusses the ways in which environmental justice is crucial for areas like urban planning and forming urban collective movements by highlighting connections between work on environmental justice, sustainability policies and urban political movements. In doing so it raises significant questions aboutthe need for, and potential of, a renewed holism in research on regeneration and renewal, bridging insights into community development, urban planning and citizen politics. Speakers goes about this task by exploring rich case studies from several cities. 

10.15- 11.00

Isabelle Anguelovski, ICREA Research Professor and Director, Barcelona Lab for Urban Environmental Justice and Sustainability, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Planning sustainable urban futures: 

From green urbanism to urban green equity? 


Mine Islar, Associate Senior Lecturer, LUCSUS

Citizen municipalism and politicization in the city:

The case of Barcelona en comu

11.45- 12.00

Closing remarks


The seminar is financed by LUCSUS and Swedish Research Council (Vetenskåprådet).