Department of Human Geography

David Bole, Ph. D.

Department is engaged in human and economic geography, regional planning and applied geography.

Slovene Regional Days

EU projects:

  • MINERVA – MappINg Cultural HERitage: Geosciences VAlue in Higher Education, Erasmus+, 2020–2022
  • SHARED GREEN DEAL - Social sciences & Humanities for Achieving a Responsible, Equitable and Desirable GREEN DEAL, 2021 - 2023
  • TuneOurBlock – Transforming urban quarters to human scale environments: applying superblock concepts for different urban structures, JPI Urban Europe, 2021–2024
  • CARE4CLIMATE – Boosting greenhouse gas emissions reduction by 2020 with a view to 2030 – promoting sustainable transport, energy efficiency, renewable energies and sustainable, climate protecting land use in the transition to low carbon society, LIFE IP, 2019–2026
  • ECOVINEGOALS – Ecological vineyards governance and activities for landscape's strategies, Interreg Adrion, 2020–2022
  • LABELSCAPE – Integration of sustainability labels into Mediterranean tourism policies, Interreg Mediteranean, 2019–2022
  • ESPON TNO 19-22, ESPON, 2019–2022 
  • SMART-MR – Sustainable measures for achieving resilient transportation in metropolitan regions, Interreg Europe, 2016–2021
  • BRIGHT FUTURE – Bright future for black towns: reinventing European industrial towns and challenging dominant post-industrial discourses, Horizon 2020-ERA-NET, 2017–2020
  • TRANS-BORDERS – TEN-T passenger transport connections to border regions, 2017–2020
  • FilmInd – The Indian film industry as a driver of new socio­economic connections between India and Europe, 2019–2022
  • YOUIND – Youth in industrial regions - Strengthening institutional capacity to prevent the outmigration of young people from industrial towns, 2020–2022
  • M.C.RUK – Network of art research and culture centres, 2020–2022
  • MEDFEST – MED Culinary heritage experiences: how to create sustainable tourist destinations, 2016–2019
  • AgriGo4Cities – Urban agriculture for changing cities: governance models for better institutional capacities and social inclusion, 2016–2019
  • ESMERALDA – Enhancing ecosystem services mapping for policy and decision making, Horizon 2020, 2015–2018
  • IDEA-C – Inter-cultural dimension for European active citizenship, 2014–2016
  • RURBANCE – Rural-Urban inclusive governance strategies and tools for the sustainable development of deeply transforming Alpine territories, 2012–2015
  • WIKIAlps – A wiki for capitalising on spatial-development projects, 2013–2014
  • SY_CULTour – Synergy of culture and tourism, 2011–2014
  • CHERPLAN – Enhancement of Cultural Heritage through Environmental Planning and Management, 2011–2013
  • OTREMED – Tool for the Territorial Strategy of the MED Space, 2010–2013
  • Catch_MR – Cooperative Approaches to Transport Challenges in Metropolitan Regions, 2010–2012

Bilateral projects:

  • Slovenia - Japan – Sustainable management of commons in socio-ecological production landscapes (cultural landscapes) in Slovenia and Japan, 2019-2021, UN University
  • USA–Slovenia – Exploring governance of common-pool resources and their contribution to human well-being, 2018–2019, University of Florida
  • Serbia–Slovenia – Calculation of the Tourism Climate Index (TCI) in Serbian and Slovenian tourist destinations: the link between climate and tourism, 2014–2015, University of Novi Sad

National projects:

  • N6-0157, Places that don`t matter? Socio-economic transformation of industrial towns in Switzerland and Slovenia, lead agency SNF, 2020–2023
  • V1-2141, NatGuidES - Identification, assessment and mapping of ecosystem services in valuable nature conservation areas in Slovenia, 2021 - 2023
  • V6-1945, Intersectoral coordination of problem areas development, 2019–2021
  • V5-1730, Upgrade of the methodology for designation of nationally important landscape identity areas, 2018–2020
  • V6-1731, Comprehensive demographic analysis with demographic projections for rural and urban areas, 2018–2019
  • V6-1652, Model of joined physical and development planning at the regional level, 2016–2018
  • V6-1629, Siting of farm buildings in the landscape context and solving spatial conflicts, 2016–2018
  • J6-6854, Cultural landscapes caught between public good, private interests and politics, 2014–2017
  • L6-6852, Landscape diversity and hotspots of Slovenia, 2014–2017
  • 3330-14-509069, Living environment of the inhabitants of Slovenia, 2013–2015

Other projects:

  • 2550-15-510009, Polycentric settlement network and accessibility to services of general and general economic interest, 2015–2016
  • Methodology for interpreting a drawing material as a result of an innovative in situ large scale participatory process "Draw a coastal road", 2018