Handmade Urbanism: Exploring Grassroots Initiatives in Cities

English

Alfred Herrhausen Society (AHS), the International forum of Deutsche Bank and National Institute of Urban Affairs invites you to a panel discussion on "Handmade Urbanism: Exploring Grassroots Initiatives in Cities", book co-edited by Marcos L. Rosa and Ute E. Weiland, published by Jovis (2013) that explores the experiences of participatory urban projects in Mumbai, Sao Paulo, Istanbul, Mexico City and Cape Town. The discussion will examine the role that grassroots initiatives can play in cities in the developing world, especially in the context of rapid urbanization.