International Conference

LOCAL AND URBAN GOVERNANCE: TRENDS, CHALLENGES

AND INNOVATIONS IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD

 

University of Cape Verde

Cidade da Praia, 4 - 7  September 2019

 

ABSTRACTS **


CONFERENCE CONVENORS:

Carlos Nunes Silva (Chair of the IGU Commission Geography of Governance & Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Lisbon, Portugal)

José Maria Semedo (Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

WEDNESDAY – 4th September 2019

Wednesday,  September 4th

8:30 – 9:00 

REGISTRATION

FCT UNICV - Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde (main entrance - ground floor)

 

CONFERENCE Opening - Welcome

Wednesday,  September 4th

9:15 – 9:30

Room A

José Maria Semedo (Chair of the Local Organization Commission & Conference co-Convenor)

Sílvia Monteiro (Geography Section,  Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde)

Carlos Nunes Silva (Chair of the IGU Commission Geography of Governance & Conference co-Convenor)

Elvis Chantre (Dean of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde)

Professora Doutora Judite Nascimento (Rector of the University of Cape Verde)

 

 

PLENARY

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Olga Glezer (Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

DISCUSSANTS

Ilona Pálné Kovács (Hungarian Academy of Sciences & National University of Public Services, Hungary)

Eric Ross ( School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco)

Wednesday,  September 4th

9:30 – 10:30

Room A

LOCAL AND URBAN GOVERNANCE: HOW TO ACCOMMODATE THE PRESENCE OF STRANGERS?

Bryan H. Massam ( Department of Geography, York University, Toronto, Canada)

 

DECOLONISING LAND USE MANAGEMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Verna Nel*  & Stuart Denoon-Stevens (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of the Free State, South Africa)

10:30 – 11:00

COFFEE-BREAK & INFORMAL NETWORKING

PANEL  # 1

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Daniel H. Q. Telles ( Center for Marine Sudies, Federal University of Paraná, Brazil)

DISCUSSANTS

Jerzy Bański (Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)

Mirosław Grochowski (Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland)

Wednesday,  September 4th

11:00 – 13:00

Room A

WHO PAYS AND WHO GOVERNS? POWER RELATIONS IN LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Ilona Pálné Kovács (Hungarian Academy of Sciences & National University of Public Services, Hungary)

 

THE CHALLENGES OF WORKING ACROSS INTER-REGIONAL BOUNDARIES AND POLICY SILOS: CURRENT EVIDENCE AND FUTURE RESEARCH

Tony Gore (Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom)

 

MULTI-LEVEL GOVERNANCE OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, A SOVEREIGN STATE IN NAME ONLY

Antonio Violante (Department of Cultural Heritage and Environment, University of the Studies of Milan, Italy)

 

DEFINING SUBNATIONAL OPEN GOVERNMENT: DOES LOCAL CONTEXT INFLUENCE POLICY AND PRACTICE?

Merlin Chatwin (The University of Western Ontario, Canada)

PANEL  # 2

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Robert Home (Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom)

DISCUSSANTS

Alphonce Kyessi (Institute of Human Settlements Studies, Ardhi University, Tanzania)

Ndiouga Benga (History Department, University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal)

Wednesday,  September 4th

11:00 – 13:00

Room B

FOOD SECURITY AND MUNICIPAL POWERS IN SOUTH AFRICA 

Jaap de Visser (Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, South Africa)

 

GOVERNING MINING-BASED MUNICIPALITIES  IN SOUTH AFRICA

Verna Nel* (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of the Free State, South Africa); Mark Oranje (Town and Regional Planning Department, University of Pretoria, South Africa) & Emmie Smit* (Post Graduate School, University of the Free State, South Africa)

 

ON THE ADMINISTRATIVE AUTONOMY OF HOLY CITIES IN SENEGAL: TOUBA AND MADINA GOUNASS

Eric Ross ( School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco)

 

DISEASE OUTBREAKS IN HARARE & MONROVIA:  VARYING DIAGNOSES OF THE ROLE OF THE CITY AND ITS GOVERNANCE

Hillary Birch (The Urban School, Sciences Po Paris, France)

13:00 – 14:00

LUNCH (University Campus)

PANEL  # 3

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Eric Ross ( School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco)

DISCUSSANTS

Rassem Khamaisi (Departmant of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa, Israel)

Jay Mitra (Essex Business School, University of Essex, United Kingdom)

Wednesday,  September 4th

14:00 – 15:30

Room A

CHALLENGES OF SMART URBAN GOVERNANCE

Iwona Sagan ( Department of Socio-Economic Geography, University of Gdańsk, Poland)

 

URBAN PLATFORMS AS A MODE OF GOVERNANCE

 Arto Haveri* & Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko (Faculty of Management, University of Tampere, Finland)

 

GIS SOLUTIONS FOR «BAD» SPATIAL DATA PROCESSING IN ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNANCE

Nikolai Kazantsev*;  P.N. Grishin;  V.N. Kholina & T.F. Kreidenko (Institute of Geography, RAS, Moscow, Russia & Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia)

PANEL  # 4

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Ilona Pálné Kovács (Hungarian Academy of Sciences & National University of Public Services, Hungary)

DISCUSSANTS

Andrzej Rykała (Department of Political and Historical Geography and Regional Studies, University of Łódź, Poland)

Marek Degórski ( Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland)

Wednesday,  September 4th

14:00 – 15:30

Room B

PROTECTED AREAS ALONG THE ADRIATIC COAST. A “CASE STUDY” OF GOOD GOVERNANCE THE DUNE COSTIERE DA TORRE CANNE A TORRE SAN LEONARDO REGIONAL NATURE PARK IN PUGLIA REGION IN SOUTHERN ITALY

Anna Trono (University of Salento, Italy)

 

FROM ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION TO LOCAL GOVERNANCE: EXPERIENCES OF PARTICIPATION AND TOURISM COOPERATION IN THE ZINAVE NATIONAL PARK - MOZAMBIQUE

Sara Belotti (Department of Studies on Language and Culture, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)

 

COASTAL AUTHORITIES' FORUM: THE ISRAELI MODEL

Ophir Pines Paz (Institute for Local Government, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Israel)

16:30 – 18:30

STUDY VISIT 1: HISTORICAL CENTER ('PLATEAU') - Walking tour

Meeting point (16:30)

Praça Alexandre Albuquerque ('Plateau') - centre of the square

Coordination and guided tour

 Lourenço Gomes (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

THURSDAY –  5th September 2019

PANEL  # 5

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Iwona Sagan ( Department of Socio-Economic Geography, University of Gdańsk, Poland)

DISCUSSANTS

Nikolai Kazantsev (Institute of Geography, RAS, Moscow, Russia & Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia)

Konrad Czapiewski (IGPZ PAN—Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Poland)

Thursday,  September 5th

8:00 – 10:00

Room A

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN LOCAL GOVERNANCE IN THE CIRCUMPOLAR ARCTIC REGION:  INSTITUTIONAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC PROBLEMS

Alessandro Vitale ( Department of International, Legal, Historical and Political Studies, University of Milan, Italy)

 

THE ROLE AND IMPORTANCE OF LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND INSTITUTIONS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN ATLANTIC SIDS

Luís Manuel Alves* (DREAMS - Centre for Interdisciplinary Development and Research on Environment, Applied Management and Space - Faculty of Engineering, Lusophone University of Humanities and Technologies, Lisbon, Portugal) & Cristina Paulino* (SOCIUS, CSG - Research Centre in Economic and Organizational Sociology, ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics and Management, University of Lisbon, Portugal)

 

TERRITORIAL STATUS AS GOVERNANCE CONDITION AT MARINE SPACE: CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS AT BRAZILIAN’S ESTUARIES

Daniel Hauer Queiroz Telles ( Center for Marine Sudies, Federal University of Paraná, Brazil)

 

SMOG A NEW CHALLENGE FOR SPATIAL PLANNING AND URBAN MANAGEMENT - POLISH CASE STUDY

Bożena Degórska* & Marek Degórski* ( Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland)

 

PANEL  # 6

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Tony Gore (Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom)

DISCUSSANTS

Verna Nel (University of the Free State, South Africa)

Faustin T. Kalabamu (Department of Architecture & Planning, University of Botswana, Botswana)

Thursday,  September 5th

8:00 – 10:00

Room B

THE GOVERNANCE OF MUNICIPAL SERVICES IN PERI-URBAN AREAS: THE CASE OF MUUNGANO SETTLEMENT IN DAR ES SALAAM CITY, TANZANIA

Alphonce Kyessi*; Wilbard Kombe & Yohannes Kachenje (Institute of Human Settlements Studies, Ardhi University, Tanzania)

 

LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN CAPE VERDE: AN OVERVIEW

José Maria Semedo* (Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde) & Carlos Nunes Silva* (Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Lisbon, Portugal)

10:00 – 10:30

COFFEE-BREAK & INFORMAL NETWORKING

PANEL  # 7

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Olga Glezer (Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

DISCUSSANTS

Antonio Violante (Department of Cultural Heritage and Environment, University of the Studies of Milan, Italy)

Ioan Ianos (University of Bucharest, Romania)

Thursday,  September 5th

10:30 – 12:30

Room A

CHALLENGES OF MUNICIPAL AMALGAMATIONS BETWEEN EFFICIENCY AND DEMOCRACY. SOME ACTUAL EUROPEAN EXPERIENCE

Jochen Franzke (Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, University of Potsdam, Germany)

 

FROM NORMATIVE TO PROCESS ORIENTED APPROACH – DEALING WITH CHALLENGES OF METROPOLITAN GOVERNANCE

Sylwia Dudek-Mańkowska* & Mirosław Grochowski* (Urban Laboratory, Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland)

 

CONTEMPORARY TENDENCIES OF TRANSFORMATIONS OF THE LARGEST POLISH CITIES CENTRES

Marek Sobczyński (Department of Political and Historical Geography and Regional Studies, University of Łódź, Poland)

 

ARE TERRITORIAL INEQUALITIES MORE LOCAL IN CONTEMPORARY POLAND?

Tomasz Komornicki (Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)

 

RECENTRALIZATION OF RESOURCES AFFECT LOCAL GOVERNMENTS OF RIAU ISLANDS, INDONESIA

Mohamad Rachmadian Narotama (School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom)

PANEL  # 8

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Bill Freund (School of Built Environment and Development Studies, University of KwaZulu/Natal, Durban, South Africa)

DISCUSSANTS

Genet Alem ( International Planning Studies (IPS), Technical University of Dortmund, Germany)
Tony Gore (Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom)

Thursday,  September 5th

10:30 – 12:30

Room B

SPATIAL PLANNING AND SOCIO-SPATIAL COHESION IN AN ISLAND CONTEXT: THE CASE OF CAPE VERDE

Ivete Silves Ferreira* (INGT - National Institute of Land Management, Cape Verde) & Helga Barbosa Vicente* (INGT - National Institute of Land Management, Cape Verde)

 

GENESIS AND URBAN EVOLUTION OF PRAIA IN CAPE VERDE

Lourenço Conceição Gomes (Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

 

CADASTRAL INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT. THE CASE OF PRAIA CITY

Romualdo Barros Correia* (Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde); Loïc Grasland (Avignon Université, UMR ESPACE 7300, France) & Johnny Douvinet (Avignon Université, UMR ESPACE 7300, France)

12:30 – 14:00

LUNCH (University Campus)

PANEL  # 9

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

 Ophir Pines Paz (Institute for Local Government, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Israel)

DISCUSSANTS

Ludek Sykora (Department of Social Geography and Regional Development, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic)

Andreea Loreta Cercleux (University of Bucharest, Romania)

Thursday,  September 5th

14:00 – 15:45

Room A

GOVERNANCE OF JEWISH RELIGIOUS HERITAGE - THE EXAMPLES OF CITIES IN CENTRAL POLAND

Andrzej Rykała* & Marek Barwiński* (Department of Political and Historical Geography and Regional Studies, University of Łódź, Poland)

 

TRANSNATIONAL LOCAL AND URBAN MIGRANT GOVERNANCE: THE CASE OF INDIGENOUS MEXICAN MIGRANT COMMUNITIES IN LOS ANGELES

Sascha Krannich (Siegen University, Germany)

 

CROSS BORDER URBAN SPORT TOURISM EVENT: THE BETHLEHEM-JERUSALEM RUN

Alon Gelbman (The Department of Tourism and Hotel Management, Kinneret Collage on the Sea of Galilee, Israel)

 

FROM COMPREHENSIVE TO DIFFERENTIATED PLANNING REFORM  THE CASE OF ISRAEL'S PERIPHERY

Rassem Khamaisi (Departmant of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa, Israel)

PANEL  #10

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Verna Nel (University of the Free State, South Africa)

DISCUSSANTS

Bryan H. Massam ( Department of Geography, York University, Toronto, Canada)

Jaap de Visser (Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, South Africa)

Helga Barbosa Vicente (INGT - National Institute of Land Management, Cape Verde)

Thursday,  September 5th

14:00 – 15:45

Room B

SOME RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN THREE URBAN AREAS IN CITY OF PRAIA, CAPE VERDE – DIFFERENCES BY GENDER AND AGE GROUP 

Daniela Alves, a-b;  António Delgado*, c; Miguel Amado, d; Isabel Craveiro, a-b; Zélia Santos, a; Alexander Goggins, a; Artur Correia, e & Luzia Gonçalves, a-b-f  (a - Unidade  de  Saúde  Pública  Internacional  e  Bioestatística, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, IHMT, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, UNL, Lisboa, Portugal. b - Global Health and Tropical Medicine, GHMT, IHMT-UNL, Lisboa, Portugal. c - Comité de Coordenação  Combate à SIDA, CCS-SIDA, Ministério da Saúde, Praia, Cabo Verde. d - Civil  Enginnering  Research  and  Inovation  for  Sustainability, CERis, Instituto Superior Técnico, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, UL, Portugal. e- Direção  Nacional  da  Saúde,  Ministério  da  Saúde,  Praia,  Cabo Verde. f - Centro de Estatística e Aplicações da Universidade de Lisboa, UL, Lisboa, Portugal)

 

HOUSING FOR THE PEOPLE, HOUSING FOR THE NEEDY

Bill Freund (School of Built Environment and Development Studies, University of KwaZulu/Natal, Durban, South Africa)

 

EXPOSING THE MISMATCH BETWEEN THE DRY WORLD OF POLICY AND THE REAL WORLD OF OPERATIONALISATION: A REFLECTION ON HOW HOUSING OFFICIALS HAVE ENGAGED WITH THE NATIONAL HOUSING CODE POLICY INSTRUMENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA

Neil Klug ( School of Architecture and Planning, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)

 

FIRST-CLASS AND SECOND-CLASS CITY DWELLERS? DISPARITY OF URBAN GOVERNANCE IN THE CONTEXT OF EXPROPRIATIONS IN CONAKRY

Pascal Rey* & Margot Petitpierre* (IFSRA, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)

16:00 – 18:30

STUDY VISIT 2: INFORMAL URBANIZATION

Meeting point (16:00)

University Campus main entrance ('Palmarejo Campus')

Coordination and guided tour

José Maria Semedo (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

Sílvia Monteiro (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

Romualdo Correia (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

20:00

GROUP DINNER

 

 

FRIDAY–  6th September 2019

PANEL  # 11

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Rassem Khamaisi (University of Haifa, Israel)

DISCUSSANTS

Jochen Franzke (Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, University of Potsdam, Germany)

Lech Suwala (Institut für Stadt-und Regionalplanung, Fachgebiet für Stadt-und Regionalökonomie Technische Universität Berlin, Germany)
Tomasz Komornicki (Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)

Friday,  September 6th

8:00 – 10:00

Room A

PAST AND CURRENT CHANGES IN THE LEGISLATIVE REGULATION OF THE STATUS OF URBAN SETTLEMENTS AND TERRITORIES IN RUSSIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR LOCAL SELF-GOVERNANCE

Olga Glezer (Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

 

SIZE AND POSITION MATTERS: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES OF LOCAL DEVELOPMENT WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON POLARIZATION BETWEEN LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN MAJOR URBAN AREAS AND PERIPHERAL REGIONS IN CZECHIA

Ludek Sykora*(Department of Social Geography and Regional Development, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic) & Jiřina Kocourkova* (Department of Demography and Geodemography, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic)

 

IS THE "GOOD" IN THE URBAN PARTICULARLY RURAL?

Anne Allmrodt* &  Raphael Singer* (Institute of Geography, University of Bamberg, Germany)

 

HUMAN CAPITAL - SUPPORT OR CHALLENGE FOR RE-INDUSTRIALISATION OF ROMANIAN POST-SOCIALIST SMALL AND MEDIUM INDUSTRIAL TOWNS?

Andreea Loreta Cercleux *; Ioan Ianos *; Florentina Cristina Merciu; Irina Florea-Saghin; Mirela Paraschiv &

Elena Bogan (University of Bucharest, Romania)

 

HOW THE RICHEST INDUSTRIALIZED SMALL TOWNS BECAME THE POOREST? SEARCHING FOR EFFICIENT GOVERNANCE

Ioan Ianoș *; Andreea Loreta Cercleux *; Mirela Paraschiv; Florentina Cristina Merciu; Irina Saghin & Andreea Manea Cosmina (Interdisciplinary Centre of Advanced Research on Territorial Dynamics, University of Bucharest, Romania)

PANEL  # 12

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Pascal Rey (IFSRA, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)

DISCUSSANTS

Bill Freund (School of Built Environment and Development Studies, University of KwaZulu/Natal, Durban, South Africa)

Robert Home (Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom)

Friday,  September 6th

8:00 – 10:00

Room B

CULTURE AND GOVERNANCE: SAFEGUARDING INTANGIBLE HERITAGE  IN MULTILEVEL SCALE

Maria Isabel Machado Lemos (Instituto Universitário de Lisboa - ISCTE, Portugal)

 

LAND MANAGEMENT POLICY BEYOND THE “URBAN – RURAL” DIVIDE

Genet Alem ( International Planning Studies (IPS), Technical University of Dortmund, Germany)

 

LAND CONFLICTS AND ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA – THE CASE OF BOTSWANA

Faustin T. Kalabamu (Department of Architecture & Planning, University of Botswana, Botswana)

 

 “HIC MANENT LEONES" PROBLEMS AND OPPORTUNITIES OF AFRICAN CARTOGRAPHY

Corrado Montagnoli (Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy)

10:00 – 10:30

COFFEE-BREAK & INFORMAL NETWORKING

PANEL  # 13

Track I - Local and Urban Governance and the New Global Urban Agendas

CHAIR

Bryan H. Massam (York University, Canada)

DISCUSSANTS

Iwona Sagan ( Department of Socio-Economic Geography, University of Gdańsk, Poland)

Olga Glezer (Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

Friday,  September 6th

10:30 – 12:30

Room A

CIRCULAR ECONOMY A NEW CHALLENGE FOR URBAN GOVERNANCE

Marek Degórski ( Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland)

 

URBAN REGIONS SHIFTING TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY: UNDERSTANDING CHALLENGES FOR NEW WAYS OF GOVERNANCE

Andreas Obersteg 1, Alessandro Arlati 1, Arianne Acke 2, Gilda Berruti 3, Konrad Czapiewski * 4, Marcin Dąbrowski 5, Erwin Heurkens 5, Cecília Mezei 6, Maria Federica Palestino 3, Viktor Varjú 6, Marcin Wójcik 7 and Jörg Knieling 1 (1 HafenCity University Hamburg, Germany; 2 OVAM—Public Waste Agency of Flanders, Belgium; 3 Department of Architecture, University of Naples Federico II, Italy; 4 IGPZ PAN—Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Poland; 5 Departments of Urbanism and Management in the Built Environment, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, TU Delft,  The Netherlands; 6 HAS Centre for Regional Studies, Hungary; 7 University of Łódź, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, Poland).


A NOVEL MODE OF GOVERNANCE? (FAMILY) FIRMS, CORPORATE SPATIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND PLACE LEADERSHIP IN GERMAN SMALL TOWNS 

Lech Suwala* & Hans-Hermann Albers (Institut für Stadt-und Regionalplanung, Fachgebiet für Stadt-und Regionalökonomie Technische Universität Berlin, Germany)

 

ACHIEVING LOCAL ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT THROUGH ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS A SOCIAL MOVEMENT: CHANGING THE WAY WE LIVE, WORK AND PLAY

Jay Mitra * (Essex Business School, University of Essex, United Kingdom) & Su-Hyun Berg * (Independent Business Consultant, Flensburg, Germany)

 

SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROCESSES AND SPATIAL PHENOMENA IN DISAPPEARING VILLAGES IN POLAND - CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS

Jerzy Bański (Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)

PANEL  # 14

Track II - Local and Urban Governance in Africa

CHAIR

Helga Barbosa Vicente (INGT - National Institute of Land Management, Cape Verde)

DISCUSSANTS

Eric Ross ( School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco)

Pascal Rey (IFSRA, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)

Friday,  September 6th

10:30 – 12:30

Room B

SPACE DYNAMICS AND URBAN TRANSPORT IN THE METROPOLITAN REGION OF MAPUTO (MOZAMBIQUE): A PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS

 Constâncio Augusto Machanguana*; Pedro Verga Matos & Rui Brites (Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal)

 

A COMMUNITY OF «GOOD CITIZENS» ? URBAN DWELLERS AND CITY MANAGEMENT IN THE FOUR COMMUNES (SENEGAL, 1919-1939)

Ndiouga Benga (History Department, University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal)

 

THE RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT, LAND AND AFRICAN URBAN GOVERNANCE

Robert Home (Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom)


CONFERENCE CLOSING SESSION

Friday,  September 6th

12:30 – 12:45

Room A

José Maria Semedo (Chair of the Local Organization Commission & Conference co-Convenor)

Carlos Nunes Silva (Chair of the IGU Commission Geography of Governance & Conference co-Convenor)

Elvis Chantre (Dean of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Cape Verde)

13:00– 14:00

LUNCH

 

 

14:00 – 18:00

STUDY  VISIT 3: Cidade Velha

Meeting point (14:00)

University Campus main entrance ('Palmarejo Campus')

Coordination and guided tour

José Maria Semedo (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

Lourenço Gomes (University of Cape Verde, Cape Verde)

SATURDAY  7th September 2019

Saturday, September 7th

8:00 - 18:00

Post-Conference Excursion

Meeting point (8:00): University Campus main entrance ('Palmarejo Campus')

Coordination and guided tour: José Maria Semedo, Sílvia Monteiro, Vera Alfama, Romualdo Correia (University of Cape Verde)

 

CONFERENCE ENDORSED BY

 

 


 

WITH THE COLLABORATION OF

 

 

 

 

Conference website: https://sites.google.com/view/geogov2019/home

Conference e-mail: igu.geogov@gmail.com

IGU Commission GoG website: https://sites.google.com/site/igugeogov/


 International Conference

LOCAL AND URBAN GOVERNANCE: TRENDS, CHALLENGES

AND INNOVATIONS IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD

 

IGU Commission Geography of Governance

&

University of Cape Verde

 

Cidade da Praia, 4 - 7  September 2019

 

 

 

               Notes: * - Author present in the conference (in co-authored papers)

                            ** - Program - final version_08.09.2019


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