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Cultural practices and temporal appropriations as a basis for inclusive urban development. An action-research in three


This action-research project aims to develop new methods to integrate bottom-up cultural practices in top-down urban development through an extended case study of São Paulo's central urban district of Bexiga and three exemplary sub-cases where it will reveal and critically evaluate the development potential of cultural practices.

Intervention type

VLADOC PhD Scholarships


01/10/2014 - 30/09/2018

This project is being implemented in:
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Local supervisor Nadia Somekh
Flemish supervisor Bruno De Meulder
Local partner institution KU Leuven
Local partner institution Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
Budget € 178.074
Scholar Jeroen Stevens