ForUm for Urban Futures in Southeast Asia

Forum for Urban Futures is a network of partners from Southeast Asia and Germany of different cultural, religious, socio-economic and political origin and is a platform for continuous North-South-South dialogue focusing on urban challenges and conflicts. Network partners from the following Southeast Asian countries are at present connected: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam. Under the supervision of the Department of Geography, University of Cologne, the network is providing a forum for exchange on concepts, research and application of Southeast Asian and German universities, institutions, the private sector, practitioners and civil society’s groups, including local partners and non-university partners.

Alumniportal Deutschland Profile
Group "Urban Heritage and Governance"


Prof. Dr. Frauke Kraas (Chair of the Network)
Dipl. Geogr. C. Knie (Network Coordinator)
Department of Geography, University of Cologne
Albertus-Magnus-Platz, 50923 Köln
Phone: +49 221-470-7050
Fax: +49-(0)221-470-4917
E-Mail: f.kraas(at), christine.knie(at)