The Future of My CityThe Future of My City: The Winners

An independent jury of experts from Germany and the U.S. selected the winners of the competition The Future of My City. Students and experts from the Ruhr area and the Rust Belt region had been invited to develop innovative solutions to urban, economic and socio-cultural challenges in their regions. From the twenty projects that German, American and transatlantic teams submitted, the seven members of the international jury picked two first prizes, a second and a third prize in addition to four honorable mentions. Donald Carter, Director of the Rethinking Cities Institute in Pittsburgh, served as chair of the jury. More 


Centre for Global Cooperation ResearchCfA: Postdoctoral and Senior Research Fellowships 2020/2021

The Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research (KHK/GCR21) invites applications for Research Fellowships with duration of 6 to 12 months starting between March and June 2020. Proposals regarding 1) pathways and mechanisms of global cooperation and 2) global cooperation under conditions of polycentric governance are especially welcome. The fully funded fellowships are available to both senior and postdoctoral researchers across the humanities and social sciences. Deadline for applications is June 2nd, 2019. Application details.