The 2nd issue of the ReNewTown Newsletter is available

2011-09-15

We are very pleased to present the second issue of the ReNewTown project Newsletter. The issue presents key facts about the project and its current implementation. ReNewTwon is also a platform for discussion on urban regeneration problems beyond the project’s own case studies research. It focuses on the most interesting urban regeneration examples in countries involved in the work of ReNewTown (Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Germany). Therefore this issue also presents a new project, the aim of which is regeneration of large housing estates in Warsaw.

The second issue contains the following articles:

RENEWTON SLOGAN "ReNewTown - Preserving the Past, Shaping the Future"

The project partners conducted a brainstorming on-line session and chose the best slogan to show the actual contents and aims of the project. You may also read about ReNewTown theoretical concept, which consists of existing problems, the project vision and outlined solutions to be delivered by project.


RENEWTOWN FOLLOWS OTHER INITIATIVES

People in every country of East and Central Europe develop interesting initiatives dealing with regeneration of socialist dwellings and buildings. This issue of our newsletter is to present the RE-BLOK project conducted in one of the districts of Warsaw, this year in June.


RENEWTOWN - CONSORTIUM FIRST MEETING

All 8 project partners from 5 countries met in May in Warsaw. Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization of the Polish Academy of Sciences has organized a study visit to residential areas of Warsaw in order to show the good practices of large housing estates’ regeneration. Furthermore, the program covered presentations of urban regeneration experts from Poland.


RENEWTOWN - PROJECT IN BRIEF

Time plan, partnership, budget, contact.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Short information on the upcoming conferences and seminars dealing with urban regeneration problems.

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