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International Spring School and International Scientific-Practitioner Conference “European Dimensions of Sustainable Development”

International Spring School and International Scientific-Practitioner Conference “European Dimensions of Sustainable Development”

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Urban Sharing researcher Yuliya Voytenko Palgan presented at the International Spring School and International Scientific-Practitioner Conference “European Dimensions of Sustainable Development”, which was held at the National University of Food Technologies in Kyiv, Ukraine, on 23-24 April 2019. Yuliya welcomed the participants with a keynote speech and gave two presentations. She spoke on “Sustainable Consumption: Principles, Challenges and Solutions” as well as presented the results of her latest research done together with Urban Sharing programme coordinator Oksana Mont and Simo Sulkakoski on “The Role of City Governments in the Sharing Economy”. Both presentations were well-received by the audience and initiated lively discussions among the participants.

Living Mobility Congress

Living Mobility Congress

On 16th April 2019, Lucie Zvolska from the Urban Sharing team attended a Living Mobility Congress in Amsterdam, which brought together over 300 representatives from mobility businesses, urban planners, the city governments and the academia. The aim of to Congress was to (re)imagine the future of mobility in cities and in new area developments. We heard examples from a number of cities, including London, Mexico City, Amsterdam, the Hague, or Bremen. Read whole blog post on Living Mobility Congress.