In October 2015 the ira.urban project hold its final workshop at the Yerevan State University, Armenia. As usually during our workshop we had a fruitful talks with the representatives of local government and scientific society. We have known about problems of economic development of A
The Tbilisi State University hosted the fourth ira.urban workshop. It took place from 17th to 19th of September 2014. Besides intensive working environment with our colleagues, Tbilisi workshop presented us the unique and unforgettable memories and impressions. Tbilisi is one of the c
Call for papers: REDEFINING CITIES IN POST-SOVIET SPACE Venue: Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography (IfL), Leipzig, Germany. 24-26 November 2016 Rationale and foci Highlighting economic, political, institutional and spatial urban reconfigurations in post-Soviet space, the conferen
The Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography (IfL) in Leipzig kindly invites applications from highly qualified and motivated individuals for 1 PhD fellowship to commence as soon as possible. The IfL is a non-university research institute and member of the Leibniz association with cu
The ira.urban team is glad to announce the publication of a special issue on Loss and (re-)construction of public space in post-Soviet cities. The Special Issue of the International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy ((2015) Volume 35, Issue 7/8.) is devoted to the question of the
Dear friends, our second ira.urban summer school took place from 14th to 21st of June 2015 in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Here you can find some presentations of our PhD students: Presentation Christian Bülow, Presentation Mirjam Büdenbender, Presentation Felix Jaitner
The 6 th International Urban Geographies of Post-communist States Conference: 25 years of urban change to be held in Prague on September 23-26th 2015 Post-socialist urban infrastructures: socio-material transformation and future paths. For more information here……
We would like to inform you that the Call for Application for PhD Fellowships in urban economy and urban conflicts is extended to 30th of March 2015! Please find more information in our current call. We are looking forward to interesting candidates! Mehr…………
We would like to inform you that the Call for Application for PhD Summer School “Urban economic development and urban governance in post-Soviet space” is extended to 15th of March 2015! Please find more information in our current call. We are looking forward to interesting candidates!
Ira.urban – Urban Reconfiguration in post-Soviet Space ist ein internationales Forschungsverbundprojekt mit Partnern aus acht Ländern. Das Projekt untersucht, wie Städte, die die entscheidenden Prägungen der industriellen Moderne unter sowjetischen, restriktiven Bedingungen erhielten, sich nun im Kontext von Nationalstaatsbildung, globaler Wirtschafts- und liberaler Gesellschaftsmodelle den Herausforderungen der Modernisierung stellen. If you want to know more, continue reading here.
ira.urban - Urban Reconfigurations in post-Soviet Space
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