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Thursday 31st January, 2008

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Introductory session

Session 1: 9 A.M. to 10 A.M.

Chair & welcome address: Basudeb Chaudhuri (CSH)

- Presentation of the project “Globalisation, Urban Development and Adjustment of Law. Comparative Study in India and the Middle East” By Philippe Cadène

- Presentation of the project “Social Exclusion, Territories and Urban Policies. A comparison between India and Brazil” By Marie-Caroline Saglio-Yatzimirksy

- Presentation of the workshop: Véronique Dupont

Vote of thanks: N. Sridharan

Urban corridors in India: an example of territorial integration?

Session 2: 10 A.M. to 1 P.M. (including one tea/coffee break from 11.00 to 11.30 A.M)

Chair : Surinder Aggarwal (University of Delhi)

- Industrial, urbanisation and conurbation. The case of the Delhi-Mumbai industrial corridor By N. Sridharan
- Building a GIS for the appraisal of the Delhi-Mumbai corridor By Philippe Cadène and Ravindra Vyas
- Multicentered urban sprawl in Delhi-Mumbai corridor By Sébastien Gaddal and Aurélie Joiallet

Discussant: Véronique Dupont

1 P.M. to 2 P.M: lunch at IIC

Peri-urban forests in Mumbai: Conservation and housing needs for the poor

Session 3: 2 P.M. to 6 P.M. (including one tea/coffee break from 4.00 to 4.30 P.M)

Chair: Amita Baviskar (Institute of Economic Growth)

- Stakes, actors and strategies “in and around” Mumbai’s urban forests. The case of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park By Emmanuel Bon, Frédéric Landy, Krishna Tiwari, Marie-Hélène Zérah
- Impac of slum rehabilitation on urban integration through access to employment: The Chandivali resettlement project’s case, Mumbai. By Damien Vaquet

Discussant: Awadendra Sharan (Centre for the Study of Developing Societies)

Friday 1st February, 2008

The "treatment" of slums in Delhi and Mumbai: Impact of urban policies and law

Session 4: 9 A.M. to 1 P.M. (including one tea/coffee break from 11.00 to 11.30 A.M)

Chair: Amitabh Kundu (Jawaharlal Nehru University, CSRD)

- Rehabilitation schemes in Mumbai: impacts of strategies and conflicts among the actors involved By Nicolas Bautès and Marie-Caroline Saglio-Yatzimirksy
- Slum demolition in Delhi since the nineties: In whose interest? A preliminary appraisal through the analysis of land use patterns By Véronique Dupont
- Settling the resettled in Delhi: legal issues By Usha Ramanathan
- Exclusion and integration in selected Delhi slums By Linda Bouifrou Discussant : Isabelle Milbert

1 P.M. to 2 P.M: lunch at IIC

Territorial integration and exclusion: an international perspective

Session 5: 2 P.M. to 6 P.M. (including one tea/coffee break from 4.00 to 4.30 P.M)

Chair: Om Prakash Mathur (National Institute of Public Finance and Policy)

- Legal Issues around the Special Economic Zones in India By Isabelle Milbert
- Public policies regarding slums: a comparative perspective from Brazil By Marie-Caroline Saglio-Yatzimirksy
- The “treatment” of slum in West-Asian cities By Myriam Ababsa
- Housing of unskilled foreign workers in the United Arab Emirates By Brigitte Dumortier

Discussant : Frédéric Landy

Concluding remarks: Isa Baud (Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam)

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