On the 24th and 25th of June, took place in Berlin the next meeting with the German Government for the preparation of a European mapping of the housing situation in the 28 member countries of the European Union with the participation of several of them. Prof. Sergio Nasarre moderated one of the sessions, as a member of the Advisory Board.

German Government

On the 22nd and 23rd of May the biannual meeting with the group of experts that advises the German Government on housing in Europe for its presidency of the European Commission in 2020 attended by Dr. Sergio Nasarre took place in Bonn.

Urban agenda of Catalonia

La Càtedra participa en la redacció de la Nova Agenda Urbana i s’ha iniciat el procés de participació.

Si esteu interessats en participar tota la informació està a:

Counting roofless population. 14th May 2019. Would you like to volunteer?

The Xarxa d’Atenció Integral de Persones Sense Llar de Tarragonais leading, once again, thePoint-in-Time Count of roofless people in Tarragona. It will take place the night of the 14th to the 15th of May 2019. The first Counting was undertaken in May 2017 and 43 people sleeping rough together with 49 people sleeping in accomodation for the homeless were counted. These Countings are crucial to give dimension and to shape up the issue of homelessness in our city, consisting on one of the first steps to tackle this phenomenon.

The Xarxa (Network) was spurred by the Municipal Institute for Social Services in Tarragona (IMSST) and the UNESCO Housing Chair is part of it, together with public authorities, social entities and other university institutes.

Check the following link in order to register as a volunteer for the May Counting:



Science in 1 minute

Intermediate tenures


Debate League

Prof. Dr. Sergio Nasarre is a Jury member of the Debate League.


Infovivienda is a website promoted by the UNESCO Chair of Housing of the Rovira i Virgili University, which has the objective of making practical and rigorous information available to the public on the different forms of housing (property and mortgage, rent and intermediate tenures) and housing as a human right in the form of Q & A.

UNI Habitat


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