The researcher Gemma Caballé teaches a training session in the Postgraduate course on housing policies at SERT school of the COAC

On July 16, the researcher Gemma Caballé of the UNESCO Housing Chair gave a training session at the postgraduate course on housing policies of the SERT school form the Bar Association of Architects of Catalonia (COAC) about the housing research carried out at the UNESCO Housing Chair, as well as its social impact


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.

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.

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Urban agenda of Catalonia

El próximo lunes 1 de julio, a partir de les 9h. tendrá lugar en el Campus Cataluña de la URV en Tarragona la quinta sesión participativa de la Agenda Urbana de Cataluña, impulsada por la Generalitat de Cataluña. La sesión se denomina “Dimensión ciudadana” y versará sobre Investigación y Conocimiento, Cultura y Arte y Participación y Transparencia.


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.