Exploring Urban Contradictions in Collaborative Housing at the first International Conference “Contradictions Urbaines”, Paris

On March 28th 2017, the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture of Paris – ENSA Paris – hosted the first International Conference Contradictions Urbaines, a one-day event organised by the Laboratoire Ville Urbanisme Environment LAVUE. The event gathered researchers from different fields of study to explore some of the contradictions running through modern cities and metropolitan areas. […]

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Professor Christian Iaione interviewed during the 2016 GSEF meeting

In this interview, recorded during the 3rd Global Social Economy Forum (GSEF) that took place in Montreal from the 5th to 7th of September 2017, Professor Christian Iaione, LabGov’s co-founder, speaks about different topics: from the experiences that are taking place in numerous Italian cities around the urban commons to the importance of creating a stronger network […]

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Agenda RE-CYCLE – Proposte per reinventare la città

Between 1999 and 2012 around 300 million cubic meters of new constructions have been created in Italy. Following the crash of the real estate market in 2007, this construction boom resulted in the presence of an enormous amount of unfinished and unused building in the territories which were hit by the economic crisis. We can […]

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