Setha Low, Director of the Public Space Research Group, is attending the Habitat III Conference in Quito, Ecuador, organized by the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN Habitat). She will be collaborating with the Future of Places initiative in activities on Monday 17 through Wednesday 19 October.
On Monday 17th, look for Setha in a booth set up for interviews. Setha’s interviews are at 1:30pm.
On Tuesday 18th, look for the Pop-UP public space in El Ejido Park, in an activity organized by the Block by Block initiative of UN Habitat. Setha will be participating at 4:00pm.
On Wednesday 19th, join the Conference organized by the Future of Places, “Public Space in the Urban Agenda: The Road to Implementation”. The conference will take place at 2:00pm in room MR11.
If you are in Quito, make sure to attend these events!
Also, feel free to share your thoughts below: What do you think of the Habitat 3 Conference and the place of public space in the New Urban Agenda?