Profile of Mr Philipp Horn University of Manchester

Philipp Horn

General research interests

I'm a PhD student in Urban Planning at the Global Urban Research Centre (GURC), University of Manchester. My research interests lie in urban development planning, indigenous politics, social movements, and politics of place.

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Planning to strengthen the assets of urban indigenous peoples? Conflicting realities in La Paz, Bolivia and Quito, Ecuador’

PhD Abstract

My research critically assesses understandings of indigeneity and associated processes of translating indigenous rights into urban policy and planning practice within Bolivia’s and Ecuador’s capital cities of La Paz and Quito.