Defending Social Spaces for an Equitable City

Dialogue Series: The Social Value of Land

Speakers in this session discuss the reclamation and preservation of social spaces threatened by real-estate speculation. They examine urban planning laws and the experiences of Bayt Beirut, Fouad Boutros, Beirut Theatre, Dalieh, and others. The session also aim to question the effectiveness of existing urban planning tools as defensive strategies for threatened locations.

Read the Arabic article here.

Land Management and Planning Public Property Lebanon