The battle for the ninth ward. L’esperienza partecipativa della nona circoscrizione dopo l’uragano Katrina

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Abstract

[automatically translated] Through the story of the processes and movements that have seen actors the people of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina in 2005 passage, the story carried by Wade Rathke, founder of the Association of Community Organizationsg for Reform Now (ACORN) and organizer of experiences group of ACORN International, treating the active participation processes and how these can contribute to the planning and reconstruction processes. The movement was created to resist gentrification linked to urban regeneration and strong speculative pressures and move in the experience of the Plan submitted by ACORN, "The People's Plan for Overcoming the Hurricane Katrina". The plan, precisely because thought and built with local inhabitants, has resisted intense pressure.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)5-6
Number of pages2
JournalIN FOLIO
Volume27
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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