How to revitalize a heritage district crossed by an urban highway? In the City of Buenos Aires, San Telmo is distinguished by its heritage, cultural and historical value, but also by being crossed by an urban highway. In the IDB CitiesLab university contest, we are looking for an integral, programmatic and sustainable urban-social project from a participatory, patrimonial and … [Read more...] about IDB CitiesLab: revitalizing the historic neighborhood of San Telmo, Buenos Aires
Tomás González Ginestet
Tomás González Ginestet supports the Division of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on strategic communications and social media activities, particularly for the Cities LAB and Cities Network Initiatives. He has been working at the IDB Headquarters since 2016 for the Bank’s Knowledge, Innovation and Communication Department (KIC) in matters of strategy, management and monitoring of corporate social media networks, including digital editorial processes. He possesses over six years of working experience in both private sector and international organizations, such as, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Asociación Latinoamericana de Integración (ALADI). Tomás, of Argentine citizenship, holds a Master of Arts in Social Sciences in the Global Studies Program from the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, Germany, and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Communication from Universidad Austral in Buenos Aires, Argentina.