‘UniverCities are not an instant panacea which comes with the title.To be a UniverCity is an attitudeof mind shared by a community,its institutions of learning and theassociated practitioners throughunderstanding place to continuously learn and improve.’
This starterpack isintended to helpsupport the UniverCitiesprogramme and theinvolvement of newand existing partners.It is a key milestonein this process andbrings together many of the things that havebeen learnt from theprogramme so far.
The Academy of Urbanism launched theUniverCities programmein 2007 as a way of encouraging locally focussed and placebased collaboration and joint working between the many key playersin a city, district or town. Since that time anumber of programmeshave got underway anda pilot study has beenundertaken in the southeast.
Director of Learning The Academyof Urbanism
Director of UniverCities SouthEast Pilot for theUrban RenaissanceInstitute
Coordinator of the UniverCitiesPilot Project forThe Academy of Urbanism