Sociologist and best-selling author Eric Klinenberg shows how social infrastructure holds the key to health, happiness, safety and healing our divided society.
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Journalist and author Ian Kearns warns of the dangers faced by a European Union on the brink of collapse – and issues a call to action to defend peace and progress in Europe.
Richard Sennett, one of the world's leading thinkers on the urban environment, traces the relationship between how cities are built and how people live in them.
65 million people are caught up in the global refugee crisis. CEO of the IRC David Miliband shows why we should care, and what we can do to make a difference.
Matthew Engelke argues that anthropology is essential to understanding the world today, and our most urgent debates around identity, cultural values and power.
Entrepreneur and sharing economy expert Alex Stephany joins James McClure, Airbnb and Brhmie Balaram, author of Fair Share, to investigate the next evolution of the city.
How can we encourage collaboration within and between receiving cities to offer better educational opportunities for refugees? With Kevin Watkins, CEO, Save the Children.
Leading authority on urban development and renewal Jonathan F P Rose champions the role of cities in addressing the environmental, economic, and social challenges of the 21st century.
Simon Nelson explores how increasing access to education, delivered online in a flexible way, can help towards addressing some of the world’s future needs.
Simon Nelson, chief executive of FutureLearn will discuss the digital capacity and the communities of support we need around learning as a route to economic and social change.