Tag Archives: urban commons

Caring for the city in Seville

This week the people for Zemos98 in Seville are organizing an interesting meeting / festival / hackcamp called 17th ZEMOS98 Festival on the theme “Caring for the City: Reclaim the Commons”. They have an interesting program and an agenda that … Continue reading

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Forthcomming events of the SIG: Commons for Design and Commons for Helsinki

Members of the SIG are continuing their work around the theme of commons. During 2014 we are working on several fronts: 1) Citizen Toolkit as Urban Commons: towards a sustainable service for and by self-organized communities. A short project funded … Continue reading

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Digital urban commons

The term “urban commons” refers to collectively shared resources related to the urban environment, such as streets, public parks, and shared neighborhood amenities (Foster, 2011). It also can include intangible urban goods, such as the sense of security or belonging … Continue reading

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