Urban Ecological Planning


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Research focus
Research in Urban Ecological Planning focuses on:

  • Various aspects of informality in urban areas,
  • Access to land, housing and basic services for the urban poor,
  • Planning in situations of crisis such as post disasters and conflict,
  • Participatory processes in planning for excluded and marginalized communities,
  • Institutional alternatives for planning in resource scarcity.

Journal Publications
See Staff profiles to review the complete list of journal publications of the UEP staff.

Publications on UEP Activities:
Hans Skotte – Working with the Community – Uganda, Africa
School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal, India

Ayda Ayoubi (2014) Urban Ecological Planning at Norwegian University of Science and Technology
The New Planner – American Planning Association

Elena Archipovaite (2015) – From the Studio into the Field - 'Slow' Learning and Teaching in Context
Charrette, Volume 2, Number 1, Autumn 2015, pp. 6-18(13)

In the past few years, UEP faculty, alumni and students presented their research at the following conferences and events:

  • World Urban Forum 6 – Naples, Italy, 2012
    The Urban Future
  • World Urban Forum 7 – Medellin, Colombia, 2014
    Urban Equity in Development
  • 50th ISOCARP Congress – Gdynia, Poland, 2014
    Urban Transformations - Cities and Water
  • AAE Conference – Sheffield, UK, 2014
    Living and Learning, the 2nd International Conference of the Association of Architectural Educators
  • 51st ISOCARP Congress – Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2015
    Cities save the World - Let’s reinvent planning
  • Habitat III – Quito, Ecuador, 2016
    The United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development
  • Architecture in Emergency – Istanbul, Turkey, 2016
    Re-thinking the Refugee Crisis