A new form of housing delivery in Germany and France – Part 1

Part 1: Cohousing the German context During our field research into ecourban neighbourhoods in Northern Europe, we saw German and French examples of resident-led housing design and development as an alternative form of housing provision, known in North America as co-housing[1]. In the first part of this two-part blog post, I introduce ┬áthe principles behind … More A new form of housing delivery in Germany and France – Part 1

Introducing the Ecourbanism Worldwide research blog

Ecourbanism Worldwide is a research project based in the Urban Studies Program at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. This blog will serve as a hub for our explorations in the practice, policy, and ideas around ecourban development at the neighbourhood scale, around the world. You will find posts related to our research, from the … More Introducing the Ecourbanism Worldwide research blog