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 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: https://www.autonomiapersonal.org/
Fourth session: 26/06/2019
On Friday 7th June took place the awards ceremony of the Mediation postgraduate course at the FURV in Reu
Third session: 19/06/2019
The 5thSummer Course of the UNESCO Housing Chair URV took place last Friday in Cambrils. It attracted a wide audience and addressed the new Spanish Act 5/2019 on the protection of consumers of mortgage loans. Dr. Mark Roark was in charge of the inaugural conference. Dr. Roark, Professor of Law in the Southern University Law Center (Louisiana, USA), stayed with the Housing Chair for a week, undertaking a research stay.
Abierta la matrícula para la 7 edición del posgrado en Mediación y Resolución de Conflictos de la Fundación URV
Dr. Diana Marín and Dr. Estela Rivas have given the presentations called “Platform economy and international litigation in the labour field” and “Participatory financing platforms”, respectively, at the conference: “Transnational trade-digital economy: taxes and customs”, which took place in Tarragona.
Ms. Sonia Olea, who works in the Advocacy Team of Cáritas Española, visited the UNESCO Housing Chair yesterday. She is a lawyer in the Legal Support Group and an expert on human rights, housing and poverty criminalisation fields.