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Shibuya University Network - City is the Campus

Shibuya

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The paper presents the Shibuya University network – a lifelong learning project in a large, bustling district in Tokyo, which offers its residents free lessons and workshops all around the city. The conceivers of the project see the urban space as a collection of learning spaces and opportunities for enriching each person’s life.

Through intelligent cooperation between businesses and nonprofit organisatons, the project facilitators have succeeded in getting tens of thousands of people to take part in monthly lessons in unique “classrooms” such as stores, temples, building sites, coffee shops, etc. 

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