Cittaslow: a way to protect communities from the shrinking and social desertification

Tomorrow Thursday 10 March 2016 and Friday 11 CITTASLOW INTERNATIONAL is invited to attend at Oxford University and Nissan Institute at a workshop "Slow Cities/Cittaslow?: The Revitalisation of Shrinking Communities in Japan" http://www.nissan.ox.ac.uk/slow-cities-revitalisation-shrinking-communities-japan.

The Prof. Gert-Jan Hospers, Member of Scientific Committee of Cittaslow In'tl, and the Secretary General, Pier Giorgio Oliveti, will represent the association into the speakers group from different countries and disciplines.

The workshop will be a good opportunity for cross-cultural and interdisciplinary knowledge exchange on Japanese/Western shrinkage and the Cittaslow concept.