Theme I.2 Tackling Inequality in Shrinking Cities: The Role of Governance and Civic Society

Monday, July 14, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: 311+312
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Dieter RINK, Helmholtz Cntr Environmental Research, Germany and Annegret HAASE, Helmholtz Cntr Environmental Research, Germany
Education As a Key to Tackle Inequalities in Shrinking Cities. Examples from East Germany (Oral Presentation)
Anja NELLE, Leibniz Inst Regional Development, Germany

The Widening Disparity of Cities and Shrinking Districts in Japan: An Environmental Justice Perspective (Oral Presentation)
Kiyoshi HASEGAWA, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan; Chihiro SHIMIZU, Reitaku University, Japan

Socio-Spatial Inequalities and Socio-Spatial Policies in Shrinking Cities (Oral Presentation)
Katrin GROSSMANN, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Germany; Caterina CORTESE, La Sapienza University Roma, Italy

Education Inequality Among Shrinking Cities and Regions in East Germany (Distributed Paper)
Reinhold SACKMANN, University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Governing Cities Facing Demographic Decline: Insights From The Case Of Saint-Etienne (France) (Distributed Paper)
Rémi DORMOIS, Université de Lyon, France; Valérie SALA PALA, Université Jean Monnet Saint-Etienne, France; Aisling HEALY, Université Jean Monnet Saint-Etienne, France