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Workshop | Public Parks for Children: Urban Islands of Freedom?

25 Oct from 09:30 to 18:00
101 (Ed. Novo Quelhas)

Workshop on “Public Parks for Children: Urban Islands of Freedom?” will be held at ISEG on the 25th of October,from 09:30 to 18:00, in Room 101 (New Quelhas).

This Workshop is part of the CRiCity research project- Children and their urban rights: fighting urban inequality through the participatory design of child-friendly cities.

The CRiCity project focuses on children’s relationships with urban public places in two major Portuguese cities, Lisbon and Porto, using a child-centred ethnographic and participatory approach. Children’s perspectives are transposed into urban planning through a bottom-up participatory methodology, involving the local community and the State, with the objective of submitting proposals for a child-friendly city.

This workshop has been organised by SOCIUS – Centre for Research in Economic and Organisational Sociology, the instigating institution of the CRiCity project, in partnership with Universidade do Porto – Languages Faculty, the Sociology Institute of Universidade do Porto and the School of Social and Political Sciences (ISCSP/Ulisboa), as well as the Centre for Public Policies and Administration (CAPP).

Free entrance.  

Poster (pdf)