Are Rights-based Urbanisms Enough? Learning from Bogotá and the Bajo Lempa
Rachel Berney, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Urban Design and Planning, The University of Washington
Urbanisms focused on the right to the city have arisen to help promote more equitable use and development of places to benefit all residents. But, is this focus sufficient to help people address 21st-century urban challenges? This talk will explain rights-based urbanism, lay out the components of this approach, and discuss challenges and opportunities from city-wide and community-focused scales.
Reception to follow.