The Strategic Framework of the old town centre of Spello

The Municipality of Spello, through the advancement of the Strategic Framework for the Enhancement of the Historic Centre and the territory, which is based on the policy for the historical centres of the Region of Umbria, has developed the theme of accessibility to the historical city through a systematic set of interventions that see the start of the design of the entire alternative mobility system and the implementation of interventions aimed at the landscape qualification of the contexts close to the historical centre.¬†We have worked in the sense of the balance between conservation and development in an urban fabric…

OVERCOMING INEQUALITIES

Anna Rabbia, Fondazione Sviluppo e Crescita CRT
Iginio Rossi, INU – URBIT


The physical and social distancing measures with which we reacted to the first phase of the Covid emergency19, precisely for an almost generalized application to profoundly different territories and populations, have contributed to accentuating the inequalities in access to spaces and services by more fragile components of the population (elderly, children, lonely people and people with disabilities, poor, invisible, immigrants, …).
Dealing with the multiple inequalities that affect housing (home, work, services, …) and that the arrest of interpersonal and social relationships and practices imposed by the health emergency…

CITIES OPEN TO EVERYBODY

Iginio Rossi, Alessandro Bruni, INU – URBIT
in partnership with PREDIF – State representation platform for people with physical disabilities, Spain


The insufficient accessibility for all of our cities is worsening further as a result of the barriers produced by climate change that make, with abnormal temperatures and uncomfortable and tragic weather conditions, the development of the collective and individual life of people in particular referring to processes of aging, marginality and fragility of the population. Processes that, together with those deriving from the health emergency, assume more destabilizing roles and effects on the inclusion and accessibility of cities and…