ARE INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES (ICT) DRIVING TRANSFORMATIONS OF LANDSCAPES AND TAKING SHAPE IN LOCAL GOVERNANCE STRUCTURES? SANT’ANNA DIRPOLIS AND MANAGEMENT INSTITUTES RESEARCHER RECEIVES EU FUNDING
Interactions between Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and global environmental change may take shape in new local governance structures. The research project “Crowdsourcing Urban Sustainability Governance. Exploring innovative governance models for addressing urban sustainability through ICT-people interaction”developed by Chiara Certomà, researcher at Sant’Anna School Dirpolis and Management Institutes, received EU funding through the “Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships” program.
The “Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships” provide European researchers with an allowance to cover living, travel and other costs. The grant is awarded to a university, research centre or a company in Europe. The individual fellowships are selected through an open competition, a transparent and independent evaluation.
Chiara Certomà developed her ideas for a research project at Sant’Anna School Sustainability Management Lab. Researchers of Centre for Sustainable Development - Ghent University and Chiara Certomà are now exploring the theme of global sustainability in an urbanizing world where unprecedented increase in urban population poses challenges to providing urban infrastructure and to advance innovative urban sustainability governance models. Sustainability pathways for urban areas arising from globalization and institutional changes need to be addressed to mitigate land use conflicts and deal with the wider socio-economic implications of urban land use governance. The project explores the possibility of activating real participatory processes through people’s participation, technological development and public-private partnerships. “Actor-Network Theory” framework is adopted for modelling current urban sustainability governance and for prefiguring future social, political and economic development determined by the introduction of crowdsourcing processes (an online, distributed problem-solving process for creative solutions development).
Sant’Anna School and Department of Public Security of the Italian Ministry of Interior agree on rules of ethical behaviour and codes of conduct for the public sector, in accordance with recent regulatory reform
Sant’Anna School and the Department of Public Security of the Italian Ministry of Interior signed a cooperation agreement on “models and rules...
SANT’ANNA school rector election for 2019 – 2025 term. second round results: QUORUM requirements are met but no candidate reached the election threshold. the third ROUND IS scheduled for march 26-27, 2019
Pietro Tonutti, as the official who supervised the election process on 5-6 March, has announced the second round results of the Sant’Anna School...
JOINT RESEARCH CENTRE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT BETWEEN SANT’ANNA, NORMALE AND IUSS: THIRD ROADMAP WORKSHOP TAKES PLACE ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY 20 - 21 MARCH IN PAVIA
From year to year, greenhouse gases emissions rise and the warming effect of gases increases due to carbon dioxide. The “Center for Climate...