The City as a Commons


Why do we dream of a citizen-owned city? And how can we create such a city space and what should be made? Domestic and global cases of cities as commons where commonality and peculiarity coexist in harmony are presented and the current endeavors are presented. In addition, the possibility of living as a commoner which is one of the roles of citizen is discussed.

Eun-ho Chun

Eun-ho Chun studied the city while attending the university, and worked as a researcher at the Korean Research Institute for Human Settlements and the Seoul Social Economic Support Center. He then served as the director general of the Social Housing Association and the Seoul Metropolitan Governance Supportand now works as the head of the Citizens’ Investment Support Center under the Land + Freedom Institute, hoping to contribute to building a city as commons owned and governed by citizens.