Book review

New book review by Prof. Dr. Sergio Nasarre “The years of the housing crisis”, by Prof. Dr. Pedro A. Munar, Professor of civil law at the University of the Balearic Islands.



The recording of the webinar on Collaborative Housing from October 15, 2020 is now available:

Canal Reus TV

Dr. Nuria Lambea Llop has spoken for Canal Reus TV about COVID and homelessness. 10/19/2020




Prof. Dr. Sergio Nasarre will give a virtual conference on the population and housing challenges for 2050 at the Jornades Repensem la Ribera d’Ebre organized by the Consell Comarcal and the Centre d’Estudis de la Ribera d’Ebre on Thursday 22 October at 7pm.

The conference can be followed live through the website of the Consell Comarcal de la Ribera d’Ebre:


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Researchers from the UNESCO Housing Chair URV have delivered 400 lectures in 35 countries since its creation in 2013. From Australia and Japan to Mexico and Argentina, passing through most European countries.


Prof. Dr. Sergio Nasarre Aznar speaks for Canal Reus TV about how the Law to contain the price of residential tenancies could cause the opposite effect, 09/10/2020.


Diari de Tarragona

Housing training from Tarragona to Europe, Dra. Gemma Caballé Fabra, Diari de Tarragona, 11/10/2020.


Urban October ONU

The Chair organizes the 10th international Workshop entitled “Collaborative Housing” with the aim of reviewing the collaborative phenomenon applied to housing, its advantages and obstacles as a means of access to housing, especially in the face of the scenario posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

The speakers are: Darinka Czischke, Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment, Delft University of Technology; María Paula Rodríguez, Pre-doctoral Researcher at the UNESCO Chair Housing Chair and Dolors Camats, Director of the Cooperativa Obrera de Viviendas.

The event is part of the activities developed by UN-Habitat to commemorate the Urban October, the World Habitat Day and the World Cities Day. You may find more information in the following link:

Diari de Tarragona

Dr. Héctor Simón Moreno speaks to the Diari de Tarragona about “Los compradores de viviendas se echan atrás”, 11/10/2020.