Blog post: Workshopping Urban Governance

The world is, at present, a much different place since the UK Under Reform team left Bengaluru earlier this March. We remain grateful that our Transport Governance Summer School was able to go ahead successfully. In this blog post Morgan Campbell highlights some of the key points from this highly successful three-day event. Read more…

Blog post: Where Next for Urban Transport Policy?

Under Reform team members

Last week the project team were in New Delhi to launch our policy briefing Where Next for Urban Transport Policy? … In looking beyond the Smart Cities Mission, policymakers need to acknowledge the plethora of complex networks…SPVs are being layered on to Read more…

Deadline extended for March Summer School applications

The application deadline for our Summer School has been extended to Friday 14 February 2020. The Summer School will take place on 4-6 March at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. See the details on our events page listing for further details about the event and how to apply.

Blog post: Changing behaviour, one chai at a time

Is Smart about infrastructure? Or about effecting social change? Insights from Indore’s waste management revolution by Dr Morgan Campbell. “If we want to bring about change in the public at large in the entire city, it can’t be through some hotel meeting or conference room…” Read more…

Under Reform to host Indian officials in UK Study Tour

We’re looking forward to welcoming eight guests from different cities in India for our UnderReform UK Study Tour next week. Our guests will include urban planners, city Government officials and Municipal Commissioners from our case study sites. We have a packed week lined up, with site visits in London, Leeds, Birmingham and Manchester, and can’t wait to … Read more

Representation at RGS-IBG London conference

View from above of audience members seated in a large auditorium

Team members including PI Greg Marsden took part in the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Annual International Conference 2019. The conference took place from 27-30 August at the RGS-IBG building in London. Download the abstract: RGS-IBG abstract Under Reform 2019

Project paper at International Public Policy Conference.

Building of the University of Concordia

Under Reform Co-Investigator Louise Reardon presented on initial findings from the project at the International Public Policy Association’s 4th International Conference on Public Policy (ICPP4). The conference was held at the University of Concordia in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, from 26th to 28th June 2019. Download the abstract: ICPP4 abstract Under Reform 2019. Photo credit: Tasitch … Read more