Anees Arnold
Anees Arnold Co-founder {delft}LINK Cape Town, South Africa

Biography

A masters graduate from the London School of Economics and the University of Cape Town, Anees Arnold is an architect and urban researcher based in Cape Town. His current research and projects focus on implementing mechanisms by which to upgrade the urban life of low-income areas within South Africa.

Sessions

Save to calendar 21-11-2019 13:45 21-11-2019 15:45 Europe/Madrid Right to the city: Housing, Gentrification and Urban Justice

Henri Lefevre’s idea, Right to the City, has been interpreted in many ways. Geographer David Harvey defined it as “the right to change ourselves by changing the city”. The concept encompasses affordable housing, inclusivity, re-greening, tactical urbanism and much more. The implementation of the 2030 Agenda underpins its raison d’être. What should cities do to ensure that we have the freedom to remake our cities to create vibrant communities?

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