Space, Urban development /expansion and crime – Belgium, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Greece

January 2003 – November 2003

EC – DG Justice and Home Affairs 

The project’s objective was the elaboration of a comparative study, focusing on five major European cities, on the interrelation between urban development and crime, with particular reference to street and violent criminality, in order to identify common variables that could serve as guidelines for urban crime prevention policies. 

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Implementing Institutions

  • Centre for European Constitutional Law, Greece
  • University of Ghent / Research Group of Criminology, Belgium
  • University of Middlesex / Centre for Criminology, G. Britain
  • Associazione Antigone, Italy
  • University of Barcelona, Spain