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Social Polarisation & Affordable Housing


Dr Darinka Czischke from Delft University of Technology: “Both the social and affordable housing sectors are undergoing comprehensive transition and reform in many countries…”


  • The topic of affordable housing is moving upwards on policy makers’ agendas. In this month’s interview Dr Darinka Czischke (Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment) provides us with insights, definitions and examples. 
  • Rapid population growth leads to increased need for affordable housing in most cities. How is affordable housing defined and what are the major policy instruments in Europe?


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LinkedIn Discussion

The EUKN is interested to hear your opinion on this developing issue: 

Can temporary use policies be effective in the long-term?

How can private sector involvement stay within the interest of our neighbourhoods? 

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