Author Archives: Kadri Leetmaa

3rd Meeting DIVERCITIES Consortium Tallinn, 29 June – 1 July 2014

3rd meeting DIVERCITIES Consortium will be held in Tallinn, 29 June – 1 July 2014. The developments and results of current report and the following strategy for the next will be discussed. Also, presentations will be carried out regarding said … Continue reading

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New article published: „Safe life in the suburbs?Crime and perceptions of safety in new residential developments in Prague’s hinterland, Czech Republic”

Safe life in the suburbs?Crime and perceptions of safety in new residential developments in Prague’s hinterland, Czech Republic Jana Temelová, Jakub Novák & Jana Jíchová European Urban and Regional Studies, Published online June 11 http://eur.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/06/10/0969776414534254 Despite a rich body of … Continue reading

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New article published: „Is institutional trust related to pro-immigrant attitudes? A pan-European Evidence”

Is institutional trust related to pro-immigrant attitudes? A pan-European Evidence Vivika Halapuu, Tiiu Paas, Tiit Tammaru & Aire Schütz Eurasian Geography and Economics, Published online May 12 http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/mrjhcWIhHTkxiGTej576/full This paper examines the factors that are related to attitudes toward immigrants … Continue reading

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12. – 14. September 2013 Final Conference: SHRINKING CITIES IN EUROPE

  The conference ‚Cities Regrowing Smaller‘ is dealing with one of the main challenges of contemporary urban development in many industrialized countries. At the beginning of the 21st century, the shrinking cities phenomenon is widespread in Europe and worldwide. In … Continue reading

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25th Conference of the Estonian Statistical Society “Demographic processes in the Baltic Sea region in the 21st century”

  The 25th Conference of the Estonian Statistical Society will take place on 12–13 November 2013, in the Main Conference Hall of the National Library of Estonia. The theme of this year’s conference is “Demographic Processes in the Baltic Sea … Continue reading

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DIVERCITIES – Governing Urban Diversity: Creating Social Cohesion, Social Mobility and Economic Performance in Today’s Hyper-diversified Cities

CMUS is representing the University of Tartu in a collaborative project during the period of four years (1 March 2013 to 28 February 2017) Introduction: European cities today are more diverse than ever before. Immigration, socio-economic inequalities, spatial segregation and a … Continue reading

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5th international urban geographies of post-communist states conference

11-13 September, 2013: 5th international urban geographies of post-communist states conference URBAN RESEARCH, URBAN THEORY AND PLANNING PRACTICE IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE AND THE FORMER SOVIET UNION was held in Tbilisi, Georgia. More than 80 urban researchers from CEE … Continue reading

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Presentations and photos from the ,,Mobility, segregation and neighbourhoods’ change” seminar

Research seminar “Mobility, segregation and neighborhoods’ change” took place on 14-15 March 2013 in Tartu. You can see the programme and presentations from here and more photos from here. Seminar participants, 15.03.2013

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14-15 March, 2013: An international research seminar “Mobility, segregation and neighborhoods’ change” will be held in Tartu, at the Department of Geography

The seminar opens the new 6-years institutional grant “Spatial Population Mobility and Geographical Changes in Urban Regions”.

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