Italy, Rome

Rome-Copenhagen Urban Challenge Urban Farming and Gardening

when 22 August 2016 - 16 September 2016
language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 500

The Rome-Copenhagen Urban Challenge is part of the Urban Challenge Program. The overall aim is to act as a foundational unit for students, teachers, municipalities and businesses across disciplinary backgrounds and national borders to address urgent challenges and sustainability issues in different European contexts. The Rome-Copenhagen Urban Challenge will focus on a study of urban farming and gardening in Rome and Copenhagen. Students from Sapienza University of Rome and CBS will be taught by professors from both universities and the Copenhagen-based design consultancy Urgent Agency.

Course leader

Claudio Cecchi

Target group

European Graduate Students with a background in Economics, Urban Planning or Social Sciences

Course aim

Understanding and promoting strategies for the development of Nature Based Solutions

Credits info

7.5 ECTS
The Summer School will be held in
Copenhagen: - 22 August - 2 September 2016
Rome: 5 September - 16 September 2016
15 students, at Sapienza, will be selected to be admtted free of charge and receive € 275.00 for their two weeks visit in Copenhagen within the Erasmus+ Programme.

Fee info

EUR 500: 15 students, at Sapienza, will be selected to be admtted free of charge ( € 0,00 fees) and receive € 275.00 for their two weeks visit in Copenhagen within the Erasmus+ Programme.

Scholarships

15 students, at Sapienza, will be selected to receive € 275.00 for their two weeks visit in Copenhagen within the Erasmus+ Programme.