Air pollution in Shanghai, China (© Lin Jiaying)
Urban renewal, the old and the new (© Jiang Mengafan)
A housing estate built under the affordable housing scheme in a Kigali city suburb (©Fred Nkubito)
Landfill site outside Kathmandu city (© Nikita Sharma)
Pipe used to block the road during ‘resistencias’ in order to defend Mother Earth in the Resguardo El Duya. (© D. Jiménez Montoya)
The DLGS launches a new call for research applications every year. Considering the overall scientific remit and concern for producing knowledge to enhance spatial sustainability transformations, each call topic focuses on one well-substantiated priority challenge. These are multi-dimensional by nature and allow applying different scientific perspectives to explore the same set of interconnected problems. As a general principle, DLGS call topics therefore:
Please see here for details on the current DLGS call topic.
Past DLGS calls have covered broader topics and for longer time periods: