UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

Coping with housing challenges: Public and social housing in Hong Kong and Amsterdam

Coping with housing challenges: Public and social housing in Hong Kong and Amsterdam
Date:
07-Jul-2018
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Venue:
Room 223, Kwan Fong Lecture Theatre, Knowles Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road Hong Kong
Title:
Coping with housing challenges: Public and social housing in Hong Kong and Amsterdam

Housing Symposium

By comprising public and social housing policies of Hong Kong and the Netherlands, the Symposium aims to contribute to Hong Kong’s prevailing debates on the role of social housing to meet the housing needs of the low-income, in their transient to public rental housing or as a permanent solution.

Social/public rental housing policy paradigm shifts in Hong Kong and the Netherlands:
what lessons to learn?

Prof. Rebecca Chiu
Head of Department of Urban Planning and Design, HKU
Director of Center of Urban Studies and Urban Planning, HKU

Dr. Grace Bokyong Seo
Research Associate of Department of Urban Planning and Design, HKU

The remarkable imbalance of the Amsterdam housing market: record-high share of social housing, but increasingly inaccessible

Dr. Erwin van der Krabben
Professor of Planning and Property Development, Department of Planning, Radboud University

 ~~ ALL INTERESTED ARE WELCOME ~~

Enquiries: 3917 2721
CENTRE OF URBAN STUDIES AND URBAN PLANNING
THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

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