News and events
We are engaging with a range of academic and practice-based events to share our findings and learn from actors, stakeholders and experts. Below is a list of past and upcoming events which may be of interest:
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 11:32:00 BST
A paper written by Franziska Paul and Andrew Cumbers has been accepted for publication in the journal Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space. The paper is titled: "The return of the local state? Failing neoliberalism, remunicipalisation, and the role of the state in advanced capitalism".
Tue, 03 Aug 2021 12:42:33 BST
A paper written by Andrew Cumbers and Franziska Paul has been accepted for publication in the journal Antipode. The paper is titled "Remunicipalisation, Mutating Neoliberalism, and the Conjuncture" and is now viewable online.
Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:46:53 BST
On July 12, the Latin American Council of Social Sciences and the GLOBALMUN research team at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, signed an inter-institutional cooperation agreement with the aim to promote social research on defending and reclaiming ‘the public’, or public ownership, in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Thu, 01 Apr 2021 10:26:59 BST
A paper written by Emilia Arpini, Laura Stegemann, and Grace Brown has been accepted for publication in the journal STAIRS (St Anthony's International Review), volume 16, issue 2. The paper is titled "Countering Neoliberalism by Harnessing the Local State? The Role of Social Movements in Municipalist Campaigns. A Comparative Study of Argentina, Germany and the USA".
Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:23:45 GMT
On 26 February we officially launched our interactive Public Futures Database and Report. The construction and development of the database is a collaborative effort between the Global Remunicipalisation project and the Transnational Institute in the Netherlands.
Thu, 30 Apr 2020 10:33:10 BST
A paper written by Andrew Cumbers and Franziska Paul has been accepted for publication in the journal Soundings, issue 74: New municipal alternatives. The paper is titled: "Adapting to the political moment and diverse terrain of ‘Actually Existing Municipalisms’".
Mon, 04 Nov 2019 14:00:00 GMT
*This event was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic* Franziska Paul will present some of our findings at the American Association Geographers Annual Meeting (AAG2020), which will be held in Denver, Colorado on 6-10 April 2020.
Tue, 07 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT