Blogs

On this page, you can find an overview of all the blogs that were posted on the Transforming Places website. Through these blogs, we aim to communicate about the transformation of places and communities, and how people and governments can support this. Would you like to contribute yourself? See About for more information on how to be featured.

Deep Adaptation in unprecedented times

Lummina Horlings. Welcome to you all – in these strange and unprecedented times. Due to the COVID-19 virus we are facing the challenge to stay together while on on a distance and also keep collaborating. The

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Rapid changes

A poem by John Doyle Our attachments. All can vanish in an instant. They will vanish from us sooner or later anyway, but abrupt insult is another matter. Outrage and grief become the new reality. Use

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Remember active citizens in flood resilience

2020 Floods in the Upper Calder Valley (source: https://twitter.com/CalderdaleFound/status/1229450745126248449) By Steven Forrest Recent Storms Ciara and Dennis brought flooding once more to parts of the UK and caused severe damage and disruption to an estimated 1,400

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Why place matters

Places all over the world change in a rapid pace and are affected by processes such as globalization and modernization. Some scholars argue that globalization has turned the world into a marketplace, where everything has become

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