Mayor of Ghent

‘The future of Europe will be created in cities by our children and young adults, therefore, cities need to be child friendly! The City of Ghent truly understands this need.’

Daniƫl Termont
City of Ghent Mayor


The Child in the City Conference is organised to enable social scientists, researchers, practitioners, politicians and city planners from all over the world to share their thoughts and develop new ideas to meet the needs of children in modern cities. Child in the City 2016 has the full support of our host, the city of Ghent.

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