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25/01/2021
“I believe you can develop a policy that is effective in improving affordability in Barcelona without negatively affecting the private market”
Walker Toma (1986, Berkeley, California) completed the University Master's Degree in International Cooperation: Sustainable Emergency Architecture in 2017. After completing an internship with UN-Habitat the same year, Walker transitioned into a full-time position with the agency where he currently works , the Global Water Operators Partnership Alliance (GWOPA). He is also currently pursuing a PhD at UIC Barcelona, researching the potential impact on the city of Barcelona’s housing market and affordability of the inclusionary housing measure adopted by Barcelona City Council in 2018.
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21/01/2021
“Passió per investigar”, a new chapter of Ments Inquietes
This UIC Barcelona series, which uncovers stories from within the university community, will be launched today.
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20/01/2021
The CAMFiC and UIC Barcelona sign a collaboration agreement to promote teaching and research in primary healthcare
Dr Antoni Sisó, president of the Catalan Society of Family and Community Medicine (CAMFiC), and the rector of UIC Barcelona, Dr Xavier Gil, have signed a collaboration agreement with a view to fostering joint initiatives in the field of training and research in primary healthcare
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20/01/2021
A research project exploring the participatory processes of river basin management plans receives a DEMOC grant from the Government of Catalonia
Lecturer Marta Benages leads the research and its team, including lecturer Pere Vall and researchers from the University of Barcelona
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15/01/2021
The first working session wrapped up for the UIC Barcelona project "SMART-QUAL: Structured indicators to manage HEI Quality System”
The research project, supported by the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, is coordinated by the European organisation CONNEX-EU and funded by Erasmus+ programme.
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15/01/2021
Lecturer Bernat Torres, reappointed as secretary of the Catalan Society of Philosophy
This will be the UIC Barcelona Faculty of Humanities lecturer’s third consecutive term in this position.
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14/01/2021
Lecturer Juan José Guardia provides a legal analysis of the latest Spanish education reform
The lecturer in Administrative Law at UIC Barcelona’s Faculty of Law analysed the content of the draft Organic Law amending the LOE (LOMLOE).
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14/01/2021
Alfonso Méndiz and Aurora Oliva explore the dehumanisation of soldiers in films about the Iraq War
The dean and lecturer of the Faculty of Communication Sciences at UIC Barcelona have published an article in the journal Historia y Comunicación Social, in which they analyse how the representation of the combatant has changed in contemporary cinema.
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14/01/2021
BIST and UIC Barcelona recruit six researchers through the FBA Fellows programme, attracting scientific talent from the fields of health and the environment
The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) and the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) bring the FBA Fellows talent attraction programme, backed by the Bosch Aymerich Foundation, to a close.
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