Centre for Contemporary Latin American Studies

World Urban Forum

Medellín, Colombia, 5-11 April 2014

Professor Catherine Ward Thompson, Dr Soledad García Ferrari and Mr Edward Calderon, from the Edinburgh College of Art, attended this year’s World Urban Forum held in Medellín. In partnerships with other scholars from Heriot-Watt University and the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Professor Thompson, Dr García Ferrari and Mr Calderon contributed to discussions on the role of participatory planning in the generation of ‘Cities for Life’.