Matej Nikšič (Urban Planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia) and Ceren Sezer(Delft University of Technology) prepared a new special issue for the journal of Built Environment themed "Public space and urban justice". The issue brings together an international set of cases from Ankara, Amsterdam, Auckland, Beirut, Ljubljana and Medellin, which reflect on the question " what are the ways of studying public space to promote urban justice in the city?". The contributors of this special issue relate various qualities of public space to three aspects of the just city: diversity, equity and democracy. The special issue will be available by the end of June 2017. More information about this publication is available at the following link: