Nov 30 – Dec 2, In Chile, will be the 1st #FearlessCities conference in Latin America. Maybe we can connect here in Lisbon with groups that are interested in or working with these issues.. We could organise a local forum, workshop to talk about Fearless Cities + Municipalist networks, strategies and projects and explore if … More Lisbon & Fearless Cities
In 2017 we helped created an experiment in Curitiba, Brazil, during the 2017 World Ecocity Summit in Melbourne, Australia. We hope to build on this experiment with in Lisbon in 2019 and have begun discussing this proposal with local groups since June. The Ecocity World Summit 2019, or #Ecocity2019 for short, will happen in Vancouver, … More A Brazilian experiment: Curitiba’s participation in the 2017 Ecocity World Summit
“We need to fight the global system with participatory democracy at the level of cities. Going towards fearless cities is a long way and a long task”. These were the bold words spoken last week at the opening of the URBACT City Festival 2018 by the Deputy Mayor of the Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, the City … More Lisbon and housing, an emerging new Social Movement?