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The exhibition where one can understand the history of dwelling in Romania and the way Romanians felt about vicinity and neighbor relations throughout the years: LO±VE Locuire și vecinătate (Dwelling and vicinity)- past 100 years of dwelling in Romania Asociația ARTA în dialog și MKBT: Make Better anunță deschiderea expoziției itinerante, care face lumină în istoria locuirii în România și invită vizitatorii să re-evalueze relația dintre locuire și vecinătate în contextul actual. Expoziția poate fi vizitată în perioada 8-17 noiembrie…

27
Oct
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Make Better Housing at BETA 2018 (Timișoara Architecture Biennale)
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  • affordable housing . collective housing . housing . housing policies .

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03
Oct
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26
Sep
Bogdan Suditu, atelier așezări informale Housing Forum 2018
A Bill of Law on informal housing, one step closer after Housing Forum 2018
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  • Bogdan Suditu . make better policies . No Man's Land .

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20
Sep
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ALERT showcased at the Understanding Risk Balkans Conference in Belgrade
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  • alert . risc seismic .

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20
Aug
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Make Better Policies for informal housing (international learning event)
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  • locuire informala . make better policies .

MKBT: Make Better and the PACT Foundation, with the support of Habitat for Humanity Romania, co-organized and facilitated the Tackling informal settlements - practices and policies dealing with housing informality international conference in Bucharest on July 6, 2018. Part of the No Man's Land project, the event aimed to investigate the similarities and differences between different examples of informal housing at international level and to identify solutions and intervention models that proved to be good practices in certain areas and…

25
Apr
MKBT Make Better Resita
Make Better Reșița: 2 years of confidence in the city’s regeneration
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  • local development strategy . Make Better Resita . orase mici . regenerare urbana . shrinking cities . urban regeneration .

Following a two-year urban regeneration process, MKBT: Make Better and Reşiţa City Hall hosted a concluding event (Resita. Regeneration of the City, Balance-Sheet Conference, April 20th, 2018), a perfect occasion to explore and validate - together with representatives of the community, entrepreneurs, institutions and local NGOs - the next steps needed for the city’s regeneration. Besides the recap of the stages and actions already undertaken and a status quo analysis, the event taking place at the Reşiţa City Hall, also…

22
Apr
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MKBT: Make Better for quality housing at BETA2018
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  • BETA . Bienala timisoreana de arhitectura . housing . Ideilagram . locuire . make better cities . make better policies . MKBT: Make Better .

This year, MKBT: Make Better is contributing at the organization of the main exhibition of BETA 2018 - the Biennial of Architecture in Timisoara, providing the research part (On Housing), together with content and facilitation for the much needed debates about quality of collective housing in Romania. On Housing is the main exhibition of BETA2018 - an event that aims to present a holistic picture of the evolution of collective housing in Romania after the Second World War. So what…

19
Apr
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MKBT: Make Better Cities for Aspire Bootcamp
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  • Ana Maria Elian . Anamaria Vrabie . antreprenoriat . Aspire Bootcamp . entrepreneurship . make better cities . MKBT: Make Better .

Anamaria Vrabie (urbanist economist, MKBT: Make Better co-founder), together with Ana-Maria Elian (urbanist, MKBT: Make Better) participated as speakers at this year’s edition of Aspire Bootcamp – a perfect occasion to talk about better cities together with the young entrepreneurs enrolled in the Aspire Pre-accelerator. The workshop featured an intense discussion about the decline of some cities that were built in communist times, about stalling or declining industry sectors, about abandoned logistics, brownfield, deplorable landscapes and people who cannot find…

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