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The challenges of gentrification

In March 2019, Sónia Alves took part in a debate on the challenges of governance, tourism and population in the historical centre of Porto.

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The historic centre of Porto was classified as Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 1996, and as such faces challenges balancing tourism with residents.

Dr Alves's presentation looks at the challenges related specifically to housing and introduces some examples from the UK as a means of comparison.


The challenges of gentrification

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Sónia Alves

Publication Date

April 2019