Building Resilient Urban Communities in Transforming Cities

Building Resilient Urban Communities in Transforming Cities

3-day Conference on Urban Resilience by www.breucom.eu

22 | 23 | 24 September 2021, 2.00 PM to 6.00 PM IST

Building Resilient Urban Communities (BReUCom)

A project funded under EU Erasmus+ Program in the field of Capacity Building in Higher Education

Increased frequency of natural hazards and sea level rise are expected impacts of climate change in India. Marginalized urban settlements are often vulnerable to disaster due to their location in hazardous areas and the use of non-durable building materials, already today their inhabitants are therefore strongly affected by climate change. But amidst strives to meet climate targets, the poor’s needs are mostly overlooked.

In this context, there is an urgent need for paradigmatic shift in the education of graduate students in spatial planning and design as well as training of urban professionals from different back-grounds in order to confront upcoming challenges related to climate change impacts on urban informal settlements.

More information about the BReUCom.

Visioning Resilient Jodhpur

16-20 March, 2021 at Jodhpur

A five-day Professional Development Programme by School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal in collaboration with Dept. of Architecture & Town Planning, MBM Engineering College, JNVU, Jodhpur

Concept NoteIndia’s arid and semi-arid climatic zones are traditionally heat-stressed. These are getting impacted the most due to changing climatic conditions. This programme focuses on developing a holistic understanding for enhancing the resilience of the built environment by exploring the various linkages between built structures, natural resources, socioeconomic conditions, technology, traditional knowledge practices, cultural capital, and community. Through the learnings from the field experience, the participants would be able to highlight the role of a built and unbuilt environment. This will help address the challenges of Pandemic and Climate Change in various urban and peri-urban areas for enhancing Jodhpur city’s resilience.

Sub-themes Climate Change & Resilience | Marginalised Communities | Gender | Pandemic and Resilience | Technology

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SPA Bhopal and Smart City Bhopal presents

Smart Cities of Tomorrow

with a focus on water and sanitation

11:00 am | Saturday, October 31, 2020

a webinar observing ‘World Cities Day’

Inaugural Address by Aditya Singh, IAS CEO Bhopal Smart City Development Corporation Limited (BSCDCL)

Keynote Address by Dr. Dinesh Mehta, Professor Emeritus at CEPT University and the Executive Director of the Center for Water and Sanitation

Covid-19 Webinar Series

Online seminars around the research themes of BReUCom

  • Urban Resilience

  • Climate Change

  • Disaster Management

  • SDGs

SPA Bhopal and NIDM present

Resilient Settlement 2030

Online Training Programme on Resilient Settlement 2030: Exploring the Role of Settlement Planning

8-10 September, 2020

Rethinking Spatiality, Economics and SDGs in Resiliency to Pandemics and Climate Change

May 28, 2020 | Google Meet

Symposium at SPA Bhopal

Resilience to Pandemics and Invisible Disasters

May 16, 2020 | Google Meet

OCW at SPA Bhopal

MAUD207 Elective-II/ Urban Design

MPEP1203 Compulsory Subject/ Environmental Planning

November 29 & 30, 2019

SPA Bhopal at ITC, University of Twente

Site Visits in the Netherlands

February 2020

SPA Bhopal at Symposium 3 at KRVlA Mumbai

Training needs for urban resilience in India

December 2-3, 2019

November 29 & 30, 2019

SPA Bhopal at Danube University Krems

Lessons learnt from European Informality & Site visit (Bretteldörfer)

October 2019

SPA Bhopal at Danube University Krems

Lessons learnt from Climate Change Adaptation in Europe & Site visit Wachau

August 2019

SPA Bhopal Field Work and Studio at Mumbai

Master of Environmental Planning's Jodhpur Studio

July-November 2019

SPA Bhopal Field Work and Studio at Mumbai

MArch Urban Design's Mumbai Studio

July-November 2019

SPA Bhopal Field Work at Ziro Valley

Community, Craft and Culture: Learning Resilience from the Ziro Valley

May 2019

SPA Bhopal at SPA Vijayawada

Kick-off Meeting

Feb 2019