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Towards the Just City: Race, Space and Design

6 June, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm SAST

Join African Centre for Cities and the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics for a lunch time seminar by Prof Toni L. Griffin on 6 June 2018, from 13:00-14:00 in Room 3.33, Centlivres Building, Upper Campus, University of Cape Town.

Griffin is the founder of Urban Planning for the American City, based in New York, specialising in leading complex, trans-disciplinary planning and urban design projects for multi-sector clients in cities with long histories of spatial and social injustice. Recent and current clients include the cities of Detroit, Memphis, Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, and St. Louis.

She is also Professor in Practice of Urban Planning at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and leads The Just City Lab, a research programme for developing values-based planning methodologies and tools, including the Just City Index – a framework of indicators and metrics for evaluating public life and urban justice in public spaces.



6 June, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm SAST
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