Peckham Residents' Network

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communities opposing gentrification handbook

From Peckham Vision facebook:  New publication – ‘Staying Put: An Anti-gentrification Handbook for Council Estates in London: Challenging the “New Urban Renewal’. This is a ”handbook designed to help local communities faced with the gentrification of their council estate. It explains what gentrification is, how communities can resist it and the alternatives to demolition and displacement. It contains ideas, stories and resources gathered from the experiences of tenants, leaseholders and the wider community organising around council estates in London.”  More info: http://antipodefoundation.org/scholar-activist-project-awards/201213-recipients/sapa-1213-lees   Publication launch on Thursday 12 June 2014, at 6.30pm in Room 2.26, School of Geography, Queen Mary University of London (Mile End Campus: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/docs/about/26065.pdf ).   All welcome, but if you plan to go email: antigentrificationhandbook2014@yahoo.co.uk

 

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