Participation at the Property Managers Conference in Tarragona

On 27th and 28th September, Dr. Sergio Nasarre, Prof. Dr. Rosa M. Garcia and Mr. Andrés Labella, the three of them researchers from the Housing Chair, will participate at the Property Manargers Conference in Tarragona. Their presentations will focus on the new challenges of the rental market and on the legislation to remove architectural barriers.

Paper presentation at the European Network for Housing Research

Dr. Rosa M. Garcia Teruel presented a paper entitled “Disintermediating the access to housing through the blockchain” at the international conference of the European Network for Housing Research in Athens (27th-30th August). In addition, she moderated the Housing Law panel that took place on 29th August.

Attendance at International Conference

Dr. Héctor Simón has presented the paper “Lack of universal accessibility of housing in Spain, Sweden and Germany: comparative remarks” at the European Network for Housing Research Conference “Housing for the next European social model”, which was held in the city of Athens from 27th to 30th of August 2019.

Program Ambassadors

The UNESCO Chair of Housing of the URV as a model of success.


On October 21 and 22, 2019 the I Congress on the Right to Personal Autonomy will be held at the International Convention Center of Barcelona (CCIB), within the framework of the development of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities , organized by the Spanish Confederation of Persons with Physical and Organic Disabilities (COCEMFE).

People with disabilities and the phenomenon of aging and chronicity are the background curtain of different debate panels, from the individual and community point of view. Our colleague Andrés Labella will moderate the table on the City as a space for life and coexistence.

For more information, inscription and presentation of posters, you can consult the following link:

Round table

The Dra. Angeles Galiana has been a moderator of the round table of the Third Session of the International Congress of Researchers in Immigration and Asylum. IX Day of Immigration. “Challenges in immigration and asylum in the European Union: European, international, national and comparative perspective”, June 13, 2019, Faculty of Law, Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona.


Prof. Nasarre took part in the event organized by the “Hay Derecho” Foundation dedicated to “The Market Reform of Rental for Examination. Advance or Recoil?”, With the presentation “The new regime of urban leases, in a European context. The RDL 7/2019 vs Europe”. The event was held at the headquarters of the General Council of Spanish Lawyers in Madrid on 13-6-2019.

VI Conference of the URV

On the 14 of June 2019 Prof. Dr. Sergio Nasarre and Ms. Gemma Caballé presented a communication in the VI Conference on teaching innovation on how housing research carried out in the UNESCO Chair is introduced in university teaching and the challenges that we still have in our country in this sense, such as, an interdisciplinary university degree on housing.