Embracing Minecraft and Innovative Technologies

Published On:
July 31, 2019
Authored By:
Pontus Westerberg
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From a July 2019 webinar, learn about the UN-Habitat’s Block by Block program, an initiative that uses technology in innovative ways to facilitate public space improvements in cities and human settlements around the world.

Pontus Westerberg, programme officer at UN-Habitat, shares the challenges associated with these projects and how the embrace of innovative technologies has transformed the ways that cities and communities collaborate to enhance public spaces. He presents a unique methodology that uses the video game Minecraft as a co-creation tool and give examples of successful global projects.

This is recording of the webinar, click here for a copy of the presentation slides.