Urban Renewal: for whom and for what ?

(10.12.2014, 15:30-18:30, Hansen Compound, 14 Gedaliah Alon st., Jerusalem, )

 The Urban Design Master's Degree Program 

Invitation and Timetable                      Printable File

Selected Images                        Student's Studio Images

15:30 Gathering
16:00 Guest lecture:
Prof. Dr. architect Philipp Misselwitz, Chair of Habitat Unit at the Institute of Architecture of the Technische Universität Berlin: Coproducing the urban: New approaches towards Building Resilient Cities.
17:00-17:15 Break
17:15 Launch of the report: "Urban Renewal – Social Aspects in Planning"
Presented by architect Dr. Yael Padan of Bimkom – Planners for Planning Rights
17:40 Panel of respondents:
Prof. Pnina Motzafi-Haller, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Mr. Mike Leiter, resident of Ir Ganim neighborhood, Jerusalem
Ms. Shulamit Gertel, Director of the Department of Social Aspects in Planning and Building at the Ministry of Welfare and Social Services.
18:30-18:45 Break
18:45 Presentation of Community Urban Renewal Projects:
·         "The Right to Housing”, projects from the Graduate Program in Urban Design, Bezalel
·         Projects from the Joint Center for Urban Renewal of the Yuvalim Community Center and the Department of Architecture, Bezalel.