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Lecture: Urban Solutions: Sustainable urban futures: Challenges and ambitions


Tonight Hans van Ginkel will come to Groningen to give us a lecture about Urban Solutions. Hans van Ginkel is emeritus professor for Social Geography at the University of Utrecht and is also the former rector magnificus of the university of Utrecht and the United Nations University in Tokyo.

He is going to speak about the solutions which are available for the urban problems humanity is going to face in the coming few decades. The overcrowding of cities and the impending shortage of food are but a few to name. As a specialist in this topic, Van Ginkel has worked extensively with this topic and is promising to give us an interesting insight.