C12.39 Urban Commission: Urban Challenges in a Complex World

Session: Dilemmas of Aging Cities 2

Chairpersons: Celine Rozenblat, Daniel O'Donoghue

Ageing and physical degradation of the city 

Iwona Pielesiak, Mariusz Lamprecht, Department of Built Environment and Spatial Policy, University of Łódź


Ageing processes versus quality of life of the elderly in small towns of France and Poland

Agnieszka Kwiatek-Sołtys (1), Helene Mainet (2)

(1) Pedagogical University of Cracow

(2) Universite Blaise Pascal


Demographical, social and functional changes in the post socialist city on the example of Nowa Huta in globalization context  

Monika Płaziak, Polish Geographical Society


How manage the future of border cities?     

Agnieszka Brzosko-Sermak, Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow


The aging of the urban local communities - example of the large housing estates in Poland

Katarzyna Gorczyca, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University in Kraków