Relocation practices and sustainability
The training workshop will discuss Case studies that discuss the common practice in previous removal and relocation approaches in different projects in many countries among them Egypt .
The workshop will present the findings of joint research project by HBRC and RWTH Aachen University which inquired into the current living situation of the formerly relocated inhabitants of “Masakin Barageel” It studied the physical and social transformations that the new living quarter has experienced during the last 15 years
The main objectives of the workshop are:
- To gain a broader perspective of relocation and the impact on the citizens and communities. How has life changed for the relocated groups and their families?
- To develop their professional skills on sustainable of relocation sites
- To learn how to develop integrated urban planning alternatives for dealing with sites that face development projects with removal & relocation component.
- To help avoiding problems and potential spill over effect of relocation of communities