Yaşar Adnan Adanalı

Yaşar Adnan Adanalı is an Istanbul based urbanist, researcher and academic. He is the co-founder and director of the Center for Spatial Justice. He worked on the right to housing with urban poor in Santa Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic. He involved in the project conducted by the University of Stuttgart to improve Palestinian Refugee Camps in different cities in the Middle East through participatory methods. He has been teaching participatory planning and design courses in Mundus Urbano Masters Programme at TU Darmstadt since 2009. He coordinates MAD’s Urban Political Ecology Summer School on the Roads of Istanbul. Adanalı is one of the volunteers for Düzce Hope Homes, the first participatory public housing project in Turkey.