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KONFERENZ Dangerous landscapes - call for papers

KONFERENZ Dangerous landscapes - call for papers

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Dangerous landscapes - re-thinking environmental risk in low-income communities

30 travel grants for young researchers available / Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Conference November 27-29, 2017
Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover, Germany

"Dangerous Landscapes" is part of the Herrenhausen Conference Series initiated by the Volkswagen Foundation. The steering committee is chaired by Christian Werthmann (Institute for Landscape Architecture) and consists of Ulrike Grote (Institute for Environmental Economics and World Trade) and Jörg Dietrich (Institute for Water Resources Management) as members of the TRUST Research Initiative (Transdisciplinary Rural Development Studies) at the Leibniz University of Hannover, and Miho Mazereeuw (Director of Urban Risk Lab at MIT) and Claudio Acioly (Head of Capacity Building at UN-Habitat) as international partners. The conference establishes a further link to a series of conferences initiated by the Informal Urbanism Hub as part of the UN-Habitat University Initiative (UNI).